Woman injured on Doncaster farm

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A pensioner is being treated in hospital for serious injuries after an accident on a Doncaster farm.

Emergency services were called to the farm, off Bilham Lane, Bilham, at the weekend after the 65-year-old woman became trapped under a forklift truck.

Adwick and Dearne station firefighters were called to help release the casualty

Police say she has suffered life threatening head injuries.

A spokesman said: “It is reported that the woman sustained this injury when she became trapped under the bucket section of a fork lift truck at the farm.

“The woman was taken to Doncaster Royal Infirmary where she is currently receiving treatment.”

The spokesman added there did not appear to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding the incident.