Airlift as man hit by bus in Durham City


The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) were called to a male pedestrian who had been hit by a bus near North Road bus station, in Durham City, shortly after 3pm yesterday. GNAAS landed at Palace Green, near Durham Cathedral.

The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) were called to a male pedestrian who had been hit by a bus near North Road bus station, in Durham City, shortly after 3pm yesterday.

GNAAS landed at Palace Green, near Durham Cathedral.

The man in his sixties, from Hetton-le-Hole, suffered pelvis, chest and abdomen injuries and was treated by NEAS paramedics and GNAAS crew before being flown to Newcastle’s RVI in a stable but critical condition. The flight took 10 minutes. 

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