Search

Rainham man rushed to hospital on Christmas Day with ‘mystery’ head injury

PUBLISHED: 13:45 27 December 2012 | UPDATED: 13:54 27 December 2012

iWitness: The London Air Ambulance landing in the car park at Brenda Blakemore community centre, Rainham. Photo: John Lee

iWitness: The London Air Ambulance landing in the car park at Brenda Blakemore community centre, Rainham. Photo: John Lee

(c) copyright citizenside.com

A Rainham man was rushed to hospital with a head injury on Christmas Day.

iWitness: The London Air Ambulance landing in the car park at Brenda Blakemore community centre, Rainham. Photo: John LeeiWitness: The London Air Ambulance landing in the car park at Brenda Blakemore community centre, Rainham. Photo: John Lee

Police officers, along with an ambulance crew and an air ambulance, were sent to the scene in Allen Road at about 1pm on December 25 after the man was found unconscious.

The helicopter was forced to land in a nearby car park attached to the Brenda Blakemore community centre.

Paramedics and a doctor from the air ambulance crew treated the man, believed to be in his 20s, and took him to Queen’s Hospital, Romford, by road.

It is not known how the man came by his injuries, or whether they were inflicted by a third party.

Were you there? Please call the news desk on 020 8477 3903 or e-mail ramzy.alwakeel@archant.co.uk.

0 comments

Latest Romford News Stories

17:22

A dog owner whose pet was attacked by another dog on Saturday afternoon has warned of the threat posed by unruly and aggressive animals.

A man appeared in court on Monday charged with grievous bodily harm (GBH) with intent.

11:48

A father enjoyed a pleasant surprise when he took his family on a day out to Woburn Safari Park and was given the VIP treatment for becoming the park’s 20 millionth visitor.

Havering’s A&E department has been given £1million from the Department of Health (DoH), to continue a pioneering project to cut waiting times.

Yesterday, 17:32

A nurse who had never before competed in a race let alone a marathon has raised more than £2,100 for Richard House Children’s Hospice.

Yesterday, 12:50

In an attempt to save lives and deter drivers from breaking speed limits, new sentencing guidelines came into effect yesterday.

Yesterday, 12:00

With obesity in adults and children continually rising, concerns abound not only as to the content of the food we are eating, and how active we are, but also to the medical conditions which can come on as a result.

Yesterday, 11:21

As the dust settles on the London Marathon and participants tend to their aches and pains now is the time to acknowledge the charitable efforts of Havering’s many runners.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

News from your area

Competitions

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Romford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now