Woman airlifted after fall in Whitby

An elderly woman was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a fall in Whitby.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 7th February 2016, 7:14 pm
Updated Sunday, 7th February 2016, 7:39 pm
Air ambulance
Air ambulance

The Great North Air Ambulance was called at 10.35am on Saturday to take the woman to James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough.

The patient, who is in her eighties, suffered serious head and chest injuries.

She was transferred to hospital in 14 minutes and arrived in a stable condition.

There are no details available at this time about how far she fell and the circumstances of the incident.