Boy, 15, injured after Keswick roof fall


A 15-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital after falling through a roof.  The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) was called to Keswick Rugby Club at 5.53pm yesterday (August 23), where a teenager had fallen around 10ft through a roof.

A 15-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital after falling through a roof. 

The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) was called to Keswick Rugby Club at 5.53pm yesterday (August 23), where a teenager had fallen around 10ft through a roof. He is believed to have been trying to retrieve a ball.

The boy suffered a head injury and was assessed and treated by the GNAAS doctor-led aircrew before being flown to the Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle, within 12 minutes. He arrived in a stable condition.

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