Air ambulance lands near Five Rivers in Salisbury

A helicopter was spotted near Five Rivers Leisure Centre yesterday morning (January 12).

One of our readers sent in these pictures of an air ambulance, which landed in the field between Ashley Road and Five Rivers Leisure Centre.

They were taken near the footbridge between the centre’s car park and the field, with the fire station in the background, at around 8.10am on Wednesday January 12.

Police say the air ambulance landed after a crash occurred on Castle Road.

However, the helicopter was not required in the end.

A teenage girl was taken to Salisbury District Hospital by ambulance after the crash.

Read more: Castle Road Salisbury closed and teenager taken to hospital

Police were called at around 7.45am, and Castle Road was closed for emergency services.

The girl is not believed to have suffered life-changing or life-threatening injuries.

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