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Horse rider airlifted to hospital after accident at Holkham Beach

17:44 17 August 2012

The East Anglian Air Ambulance.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance.

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A horse rider was flown to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital on Friday after a fall on Holkham Beach.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance Anglia One was sent to the beach and the patient - a man in his 60s - was treated before being airlifted. No further information has been released

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