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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Significant head injury caused to man who stumbled on rocks
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Coleraine Coastguard team and NIAS paramedics were called to an injured man this evening on the coast road outside Portstewart.

Responding to the call at 4:50 near the pumping station, the emergency teams found a man who had stumbled on rocks and sustained a significant head injury.

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A spokesperson has said: “The injured man was treated by a rapid response paramedic, before being carried to safety in a stretcher by the Coastguard Team.

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“He was then taken to hospital by ambulance.”

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