Magpas to the rescue after multiple people injured in M1 crash near Caddington

A Magpas medical team rushed to the scene of major collision near Junction 11 of the M1 outside Caddington yesterday, in which several people were injured.

Monday, 2nd December 2019, 1:13 pm
Updated Monday, 2nd December 2019, 1:15 pm

At 4:21pm yesterday afternoon, Dr Alison McInerney and paramedic Dan Read arrived on the M1 near via a Magpas Air Ambulance rapid response vehicle.

They had been called to a collision between a car and a lorry, in which multiple people were injured.

The Magpas advanced medical team assessed one patient (in his 20’s) who had sustained multiple serious injuries.

A Magpas rapid response vehicle rushed to the scene

They gave the man advanced pain relief and put measures in place to protect his injuries at the scene (providing him with A&E level care), before accompanying him to St Mary’s Hospital, London.

He was in a very serious but stable condition upon arrival.

EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crews, Essex and Herts Air Ambulance, Bedfordshire Police and Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service were all also in attendance.