Schoolboy makes medical history

Harry Leake suffered multiple life-threatening injuries when he was hit by a motorbike in Worthing. He became the first child patient to receive a roadside blood transfusion.

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Harry is first child to have roadside blood transfusion

A nine year old boy from Sussex was today reunited with the air ambulance team who saved his life - and made medical history. Harry Leake suffered multiple life-threatening inuries when he was hit by a motorbike in Worthing. He became the first child patient to receive a roadside blood transfusion. The air ambulance then flew him to hospital. The unfolding drama was captured on camera by ITV

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