Man sustains head injuries in 30ft fall in St Andrews
- 24 June 2013
- From the section Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland
A man is being treated in hospital for head injuries after falling over a barrier and plunging 30ft down a steep embankment in Fife.
The man in his 40s fell just before 01:00 on the steep slope next to the bridge at St Mary Street in St Andrews.
Firefighters raised the man to the road using a stretcher with the help of the coastguard.
Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said the man was being treated at Ninewells Hospital in Dundee.