Woman suffers serious leg injury in Bedford collision between motorcycle and car

The Magpas Air Ambulance was called to the scene. Picture by Rob Holding
The Magpas Air Ambulance was called to the scene. Picture by Rob Holding

A woman has suffered a serious leg injury after being involved in a collision between a motorcycle and car in Bedford.

At 5:22pm yesterday afternoon Magpas Doctor Alistair Steel and Paramedic Andy Ormiston landed in Kempston via the Magpas Air Ambulance.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the patient - who was in her 40s - and who had sustained a serious leg injury. They sedated the woman at the scene, providing her with A&E level care before accompanying her to Bedford Hospital via land ambulance. The patient was in a stable condition upon arrival.

An EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crew and Bedfordshire Police were also in attendance.