An air ambulance has been seen landing and taking off from the Alma Park Industrial Estate this afternoon.
The helicopter was seen just off Ruston Road and photographed by nearby resident David Taylor at around 1.20pm.
East Midlands Ambulance Service have confirmed that a patient received hand injuries during an industrial accident.
They received the call at 12.50pm with a double crew ambulance arriving on the scene 15 minutes later and an air ambulance at 1.11pm.
The patient was taken to the Royal Derby Hospital, arriving at 2.08pm.