Video as air ambulance scrambled to Derbyshire park

An air ambulance landed in a park yesterday after crews were called to an incident in a Derbyshire town.

Tuesday, 20th July 2021, 2:12 pm
Updated Tuesday, 20th July 2021, 2:14 pm

This footage, sent in by reader Steven Greenhough, shows the helicopter departing from Hall Leys Park in Matlock on the evening of Monday, July 19.

A Derbyshire Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance spokesperson said: “The crew were tasked at 6.03pm to a patient who had sustained injuries from machinery.

"The crew were on scene at 6.21pm, assessed the patient, and then the patient left with EMAS.”

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The air ambulance in Hall Leys Park, Matlock. Image: Steven Greenhough.