Man taken to hospital after waterfall accident at Beckhole, near Goathland

Paramedics were called to Thomassons Foss at Beckhole yesterday evening to the aid of a man who was said to have been injured tombstoning.

Thursday, 25th June 2020, 3:19 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th June 2020, 3:20 pm
The scene of the accident at Beckhole.

Yorkshire Ambulance Service received an emergency call to the waterfall at 5.53pm.

The air ambulance and a land ambulance were dispatched to the scene and one patient was taken by road to James Cook Hospital.

This follows a tombstoning incident - where people jump into water from a high platform - at the same spot on May 31, when a man was winched from the scene of the accident to Hull Royal Infirmary.

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