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Air Ambulance attends incident at Co Antrim school

The Northern Ireland Ambulance Service dispatched an air ambulance to a Co Antrim school on Wednesday afternoon.

The air ambulance was sent to Dunluce School to attend to a young male with a suspected broken leg.

Following treatment the male was taken to Altnagelvin Hospital in Derry by ambulance.    

"The Northern Ireland Ambulance Service received a call at 13:47 this afternoon following reports of a young male with a suspected broken leg at an address near Dunluce Road, Bushmills," a Northern Ireland Ambulance Service spokesperson said.

"One Emergency Ambulance crew was dispatched to the incident. The Charity Air Ambulance was also tasked to the scene.

"Following assessment and treatment at the scene, one patient was transported to Altnagelvin Area Hospital by ambulance."

Dunluce School declined to comment on the incident.

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