Magpas called to Huntingdon school after footballer severely breaks his leg in tackle

15:24 11 August 2014

Magpas Helimedix crew

Magpas Helimedix crew

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A footballer suffered a seriously broken leg in a tackle on Saturday.

Magpas Helimedix Dr Peter Holden and Rob Riches were sent to Hinchingbrooke School at 4.30pm after two footballers collided. The player, in his 30s, sustained a severely broken leg. The other was uninjured.

He was given strong pain relief and sedated before being taken to Hinchingbrooke Hospital, where he arrived in a stable condition.

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