Man airlifted to hospital after swallowing teeth
The man reportedly swallowed a plate with a single false tooth attached to it
By Caroline Brodie
Aberdeen Press & Journal
NORTHUMBERLAND, England — An offshore worker had to be airlifted to hospital yesterday after he accidentally swallowed his false teeth.
The 45-year-old man was picked up from the Ensco 102 drilling rig by a rescue helicopter from RAF Boulmer, Northumberland.
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