WOMAN WITH LEG INJURY EXTRICATED FROM BEAUTY SPOT ABOVE VENTNOR

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Coastguards were called in to assist paramedics in moving an injured woman who had fallen on St Boniface Down this afternoon (Saturday).

The casualty had taken a tumble and suffered a leg injury as a result.

The Isle of Wight Ambulance Service requested the assistance of Ventnor Coastguard Rescue Team on scene off Public Footpath V1 shortly before 16:00.

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Emergency teams worked together to extricate the woman from the downland through narrow steps to the awaiting ambulance.

The woman has since been conveyed to St Mary’s Hospital for treatment.

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