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Roadside Worker Seriously Injured in Bridport

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7:24am 11th July 2013
(Updated 11:15am 11th July 2013)

A man’s been airlifted to hospital after the contents of a large trailer overturned on him in Bridport.

The road side worker suffered severe injuries in the incident near Birdsmoorgate in Marshwood yesterday (11th July).

The silage trailer was being pulled by a farming vehicle.

The man was treated at the scene before being flown to Frenchay Hospital in Bristol for emergency treatment.

The B3156 had to be closed for several hours.

Dorset Police are now trying to piece together what exactly happened. If you witnessed the incident you can contact the force on 101.

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