Patient airlifted to hospital

A PATIENT was flown to hospital on Wednesday following a 999 call from Deeping St James.

East Midlands Ambulance Service said a First Responder went to the incident initially but then summoned help from ambulance personnel just before midday.

The spokesman said it was a medical emergency.

Eyewitnesses reported Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance landing in the Manor Way area.