Man injured in fall from Lyme Beach hut

Man injured in fall from beach hut

A 23-year-old man was airlifted to hospital with head injuries after falling off the roof of a beach hut in Lyme Regis at around 11pm on Friday night.

An RAF rescue helicopter was called to the scene by an Ambulance crew and local coastguards prepared a landing site on the beach, assisted by local firefighters.

The injured man was flown to Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, for specialist treatment.