Published: August 6, 2010
Pensioner injured in scooter accident on Burnham seafront

This was the scene on Burnham-On-Sea's Esplanade on Friday afternoon (August 6th) after emergency services were called to help an elderly man involved in an accident.

Police and ambulance crews were called to the seafront at 4.10pm after the pensioner lost control of his mobility scooter outside Sunspot Amusements.

An eyewitness told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The man lost his balance and his scooter collided into the wall, sending him flying onto the tarmac."

"The beach lifeguards were close by and helped him before the emergency services arrived. He suffered head injuries and was naturally quite shaken up."

 


Bookmark and Share

Search Burnham-On-Sea.com|Add Burnham-On-Sea.com to your Bookmarks|Send a mail from Burnham-On-Sea.com|Print this page|Back to previous page|Discuss this article|

Burnham-On-Sea Seafront Webcam
Burnham-On-Sea Webcam
24-hour live pictures
See live images of the seafront and beach with Burnham's Webcam. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea Shops
Burnham-On-Sea Shopping Guide
Buy in Burnham!
Support local traders by shopping in town - see our A-Z index of businesses. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea What's On
What's On In Burnham-On-Sea
Things to see and do
Check the constantly updated Burnham-On-Sea.com calendar for what's happening. Click here