Posted: Fri 18th Mar 2016

Wales Air Ambulance Charity Lands At Castle Castle On Mission

news.wales / newyddion.cymru
This article is old - Published: Friday, Mar 18th, 2016

The Wales Air Ambulance Charity landed in the grounds of Cardiff Castle this morning for a mission in the city centre. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The South Wales helicopter landed in the capital’s lardmark at 10:15am and aircrews assisted the Welsh Ambulance Service in treating an adult male. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The patient was conveyed by road to UHW Cardiff, and the WAAC Critical Care Team went with the patient in the land ambulance to hospital to continue providing pre-hospital care. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The Wales Air Ambulance helicopter cleared the area at 10:50am. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Grant Elgar, Wales Air Ambulance South Wales Pilot, said: “The castle’s grounds provided an ideal landing site for us. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“Whilst waiting for the medics to return, I was able to get some picutres of our charity’s helicopter in this historic monument.” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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