11-year-old Owen was airlifted after being stuck by his family’s 4×4 vehicle while on holiday in Northumberland.
He suffered life-threatening injuries and was induced into a coma by our paramedic and doctor team.
“The treatment was second to none. They were really class.” – Owen’s dad, Ian.Owen's story
43-year-old Rob was involved in a serious motorcycle collision on the A596 between Aspatria and Prospect.
He suffered life-threatening injuries and had to be administered both blood and plasma by our paramedic and doctor team.
I’m living proof I wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for the charity. Even the surgeons in the hospital have said I should be dead, I should have died on that tarmac. So I owe my life to the air ambulance.” – Rob.
20-year-old Ruth was airlifted after she was involved in a horrific collision near her home in Grizebeck.
She had sustained a brain injury and had to be placed in a medically-induced coma by our paramedic and doctor team.
“Ruth is testament, if it wasn’t for the air ambulance she wouldn’t be here.“ – Ruth’s dad, Lee.Ruth's story
21-year-old Sam was riding his motorbike along the B6524, Morpeth, when he crashed into a nearby fence.
He sustained a serious spinal injury and was assessed and treated by our paramedic and doctor team.
“The doctor who came from the air ambulance is probably the one who actually saved my life.” – SamSam's story