Man airlifted to hospital after being crushed between a forklift truck and a panel during industrial accident in Bugbrooke

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A 53-year-old man sustained abdominal and pelvic injuries following an industrial accident in Bugbrooke.

The man was crushed between a forklift truck and a panel on Friday afternoon.

Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance was called to the incident by East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS) at around 2.15pm. They landed at the scene 15 minutes later.

A spokesman for WNAA said: “The patient was complaining of lower abdominal pain and pelvic pain. He was stabilised and given advanced pain relief before being immobilised and airlifted to University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire for further treatment. The patient’s current condition is unknown.”