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Cornwall Air 999: Woman ‘heard bones crack’ as she fell down flight of stairs – Cornwall Live

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A woman says she heard her own bones break as she fell down the stairs in an incident featured on Cornwall Air 999.
Karen was at her home in Roche, near St Austell, getting ready for work when she tripped and fell from top to bottom of her staircase, dislocating her ankle and breaking it in three places.
When the emergency call came into Cornwall Air Ambulance HQ, paramedic Jeremy said: Its a 47-year-old female who has fallen down the stairs. Shes got some kind of compound fracture.
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