Serious injuries at Great Yarmouth harbour following ‘industrial incident’

An emergency vehicle leaving the scene of an 'industrial incident' at Great Yarmouth's outer harbour

An emergency vehicle leaving the scene of an 'industrial incident' at Great Yarmouth's outer harbour on October 17. Picture: Daniel Hickey. - Credit: Archant

Two people have been seriously injured in an industrial incident at Great Yarmouth’s outer harbour.

Great Yarmouth Outer Harbour. Picture : ANTONY KELLY

Great Yarmouth Outer Harbour. Picture : ANTONY KELLY - Credit: copyright ARCHANT 2017

Emergency services including the air ambulance are on the scene.

Police were called at 10.50am (October 17) to South Beach Parade following reports of an industrial incident.

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Three ambulances, an ambulance officer, Essex and Herts Air Ambulance and East Anglian Air Ambulance all rushed to the scene.

An emergency vehicle leaving the scene of an 'industrial incident' at Great Yarmouth's outer harbour

An emergency vehicle leaving the scene of an 'industrial incident' at Great Yarmouth's outer harbour on October 17. Picture: Daniel Hickey. - Credit: Archant

One air ambulance took off at 12.25pm.


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Two people have been taken to hospital with serious injuries.

Two fire brigades from Great Yarmouth also attended to assist police and ambulance.

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The Health and Safety Executive has been informed.

More to follow.

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