Workman injured in fall from Hayling Island fairground ride

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  • Contractors from Ireland were dismantling rollercoaster
  • It was to be transported to Ireland
  • Work was almost done when fall happened
  • Man taken to QA with serious leg and elbow injuries
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A MAN is being treated for serious injuries after falling more than 20ft at a fun fiar.

The man is believed to be a workman who was dismantling a fairground ride at Funlands, Hayling, this morning.

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It was very traumatic when the air ambulance came but fortunately his injuries aren’t life-threatening

John Hill