Man airlifted to hospital after being injured in crash in Silverstone

The air ambulance was called to Rockingham
The air ambulance was called to Rockingham

A 59-year old man was airlifted to hospital on Saturday after a was involved in a car crash in Silverstone.

The man sustained back and chest injuries after being thrown out of his car as a result of the collision shortly before 5pm.

Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance (WNAA) were called out to provide a rapid transfer to University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire.

On their arrival, the man had already been treated by other emergency services at the scene.

He was assessed by the crew before being moved on to a scoop stretcher and airlifted to hospital. His condition was described as “stable” throughout the flight.