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Essex: Wind farm construction vessel worker airlifted to hospital with spinal injury  

Credit:  East Anglian Daily Times | www.eadt.co.uk 7 August 2012 ~~

A worker on a wind farm construction vessel has been airlifted to hospital after suffering from a spinal injury.

Thames coastguard were informed of the incident on the vessel, which was about seven miles east of Clacton, at 12.30pm yesterday.

A rescue helicopter from Wattisham and Clacton Coastguard were called to the scene and the patient was airlifted to Colchester Hospital.

Source:  East Anglian Daily Times | www.eadt.co.uk 7 August 2012

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