Man trampled by horses taken to hospital

A MAN has been taken to hospital with severe leg injuries after he was trampled by horses.

The 31-year-old was trampled by two horses in a field in Meadow Lane, Earith shortly before 8.30am today (Wednesday, August 8).

A Magpas spokesman said: “The Magpas team sedated him and administered advanced pain killers.

“The patient was then accompanied by the Helimedix, to Hinchingbrooke Hospital, in an ambulance. His condition is not critical at this time.”

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said the injuries to the man’s thigh and pelvis were “severe”.