Two GNAAS aircraft attend serious A69 crash


Two of the Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) aircraft attended a serious four-vehicle crash on the A69 near Haltwhistle on Saturday. The GNAAS crew performed advanced critical care including emergency open chest surgery and a roadside blood and plasma transfusions on one woman before accompanying her to hospital by road where she arrived in a critical condition.    A man with serious multiple injuries was also airlifted from the same incident. Another woman was pronounced dead at the scene.  A GNAAS spokeswoman said: “Our thoughts are with everybody involved and the family and friends of those affected by the incident.”.

Two of the Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) aircraft attended a serious four-vehicle crash on the A69 near Haltwhistle on Saturday.

The GNAAS crew performed advanced critical care including emergency open chest surgery and a roadside blood and plasma transfusions on one woman before accompanying her to hospital by road where she arrived in a critical condition.   

A man with serious multiple injuries was also airlifted from the same incident.

Another woman was pronounced dead at the scene. 

A GNAAS spokeswoman said: “Our thoughts are with everybody involved and the family and friends of those affected by the incident.”

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