Air ambulance lands in Battle after person injured by horse

A person was taken to hospital after being injured by a horse in Battle.

Ambulance crews were called to Battle at approximately 2.15pm on Saturday (May 16), a spokesman for the South East Coast Ambulance (SECAmb) said.

The spokesman said crews were responding to reports a person had been injured by a horse.

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The air ambulance was also called to the scene and landed in Akehurst Field, Ashburnham, Battle, at 2.45pm.

Picture: Dan Jessup

The injured person was assessed and treated at the scene, according to SECAmb.

They were then taken to Conquest Hospital by road.