A man, aged in his 30s, has sustained abdominal, pelvic and suspected spinal injuries after a two-car accident on Wallgrove Road, Minchinbury.
The Mounties Care CareFlight Helicopter was tasked shortly before 2:30pm and landed 10 minutes later in a clearing. CareFlight’s clinical team made their way to the scene of the accident where NSW Ambulance paramedics were providing initial treatment for the patient.
CareFlight’s specialist doctor and NSW Ambulance critical care paramedic conducted a clinical assessment on the man, which included an ultrasound and administering pain relief, while undertaking spinal precautions.
The man was transported by road to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition with CareFlight’s medical team provided ongoing observation on board the ambulance.