Drunk man flown to hospital with head injury after 'falling over' in Rockmount Road, Plumstead

Man flown to hospital with head injury after Plumstead 'incident'

Man flown to hospital with head injury after Plumstead 'incident'

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A drunk man has been flown to hospital with a head injury after "falling over" in Plumstead this afternoon (June 17).

London Ambulance Service staff and London’s Air Ambulance were sent to Rockmount Road after being called at around 1.45pm.

Staff treated a man, reported to be in his 50s, for a head injury and he was taken as a priority to the Royal London Hospital by helicopter.

A Met Police spokesman said: "We were called at 1.59pm to reports of an intoxicated man who had fallen over and hit his head."

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8:06pm Tue 17 Jun 14

rangel67 says...

So traffic at a stand still, an emergency paramedic, an ambulance, an air ambulance, multiple police officers....just for one pisshead...REALLY!!?
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So traffic at a stand still, an emergency paramedic, an ambulance, an air ambulance, multiple police officers....just for one pisshead...REALLY!!? ?!! rangel67
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1:26pm Wed 18 Jun 14

Wiff180 says...

So in the middle of the day someone is do drunk they need a hospital. I hope the idiot is billed for the cost of the helicopter.
So in the middle of the day someone is do drunk they need a hospital. I hope the idiot is billed for the cost of the helicopter. Wiff180
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