Farm Worker Taken By Air Ambulance To Hospital Following Tractor Turnover

An agricultural worker was rushed to hospital in the Dorset and Somerset air ambulance yesterday morning after the tractor he was driving overturned near Compton Abbas.

The Dorset and Somerset air ambulance. Photo by Dorset Police.

Matt Scott is the commander of Shaftesbury Fire Station – he oversaw the fire service’s response yesterday.

North Dorset Police say the use of the location pinpointing system ‘What Three Words’ was important in the 999 service reaching the injured worker promptly.