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Boy taken to hospital after fall from building in Great Yarmouth

Emergency services were called after reports a young person had fallen from a roof in Great Yarmouth's Regent Road. Pic: Anthony Carroll.

Emergency services were called after reports a young person had fallen from a roof in Great Yarmouth's Regent Road. Pic: Anthony Carroll.

Anthony Carroll

Emergency services were called after reports that a boy had fallen from the roof of a building in Great Yarmouth’s Regent Road.

Firefighters, police and ambulance were called to the scene, near the former BHS building, at just after 7.30pm tonight.

Firefighters from Great Yarmouth used ladders to help get to the fallen person.

A rapid response vehicle and ambulance officer from the East of England Ambulance Service were also dispatched.

A spokesman for the ambulance service said they treated a boy with minor injuries who was taken to James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston for further care.

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