Man injured after Bempton Cliffs fall

Man airlifted to hospital after fall at Bempton Cliffs
Man airlifted to hospital after fall at Bempton Cliffs

A man has been airlifted to hospital after falling down a cliff at Bempton, near Bridlington.

Bridlington and Filey coastguard teams were called to the incident after a man had fallen part way down the cliff at around 8am this morning (Sunday July 17).

Due to the man's position on the cliff the coastguard helicopter was called to winch him to safety.

The man has suffered various injuries and was airlifted to Hull Royal Infirmary.