Man taken to hospital following incident at North West 200 Paddock

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A man's been taken to hospital following an incident at the North West 200 Paddock in Portstewart.

Ambulance crews and the charity air ambulance were called to the scene this morning.


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It's understood the patient - who is believed to be a crew member - fell from the tailgate of a lorry.

He was taken to Causeway Hospital by ambulance after being assessed by Doctors and Paramedics from the air ambulance.

The Ballycregagh Road was closed for a short time following the incident but has since reopened.



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