Borders emergncy incident: Casualty airlifted to hospital by helicopter in the Borders

A person was airlifted to hospital by helicopter from the Lammermuirs last night following a major rescue operation.

The Borders Search and Rescue Unit (BSARU) were called on March 22, at around 5.30pm following a casualty reported on the Lammermuir Hills between East Lothian and the Borders.

Police Scotland, the Scottish Ambulance Service and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service were also involved.

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The casualty was airlifted to hospital by helicopter.

Photo: Border Search and Rescue Unit

BSARU said: “Our thoughts are with the casualty and all involved.”

Emergency services have been contacted for comment.

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Emergency services attending the scene on Lammermuir Hills (Photo: Border Search and Rescue Unit).

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Photo: Border Search and Rescue Unit

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