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UPDATED: MEDICAL EMERGENCY AT SCHOOL SEES AIR AMBULANCE LAND IN BINSTEAD


The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance has touched down in Binstead this evening (Tuesday) following a medical emergency at Greenmount Primary School.

The bright yellow and green helicopter has landed on the playing fields at the primary school – formally Mayfield Middle – to allow specialist flying doctors to tend to an unwell patient.

The Isle of Wight Ambulance Service are also on scene with a paramedic crew.

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Parents evening at the school has been cancelled, according to those due to attend. A football training evening is also understood to have been called off.

UPDATE @ 17:30 – The air ambulance has swiftly taken off from the scene at St Vincents Road without conveying the patient to hospital.

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