JCB accident sparks air ambulance rescue

PUBLISHED: 16:50 26 February 2009 | UPDATED: 08:35 18 June 2010

A MAN was flown to hospital after his leg was crushed by machinery near the Bowd Inn on Monday. Ambulance crews were called to the scene at around 8.40am after a report that a man in his 30s had his leg crushed by a JCB. Both a land crew and Devon Air A

A MAN was flown to hospital after his leg was crushed by machinery near the Bowd Inn on Monday.

Ambulance crews were called to the scene at around 8.40am after a report that a man in his 30s had his leg crushed by a JCB.

Both a land crew and Devon Air Ambulance attended and the man was taken to Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital.

A spokesman for South West Ambulance said his condition is unknown.

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