Air ambulance lands near Cornish beach

Cornwall Air Ambulance landed near Tintagel beach, directly beneath the castle, this afternoon (Sunday, October 4).

The air ambulance crew and a coastguard team were called to the beach after a man slipped on rocks and hit his head.

A spokesperson for Falmouth Coastguard said: “The air ambulance had to land a couple of hundred yards away from the beach, so our guys carried him to the helicopter.”

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Described as “walking wounded”, the man was transferred to hospital for a check-up.

Cornwall Live