Essex: Man Gets Nail Embedded In Neck

13 November 2013, 07:49 | Updated: 13 November 2013, 07:54

East of England Ambulance Service

A man from South Woodham Ferrers has been taken to hospital after he accidentally embedded a nail in his neck.

Paramedics were called there at around 10.30am yesterday (Tuesday 12 November).

The nail had got stuck in the man's neck while he carried out building work.

He was taken to Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford.

His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.