The Mounties Care CareFlight Helicopter was tasked by NSW Ambulance shortly after 11am today and landed at a school nearby.

NSW Ambulance paramedics worked alongside CareFlight’s medical team to treat the patient.

CareFlight’s specialist doctor and NSW Ambulance critical care paramedic performed a clinical assessment, including ultrasound, and treated the patient for serious head and abdominal injuries.

The patient was also given a blood transfusion and plasma and was placed in an induced coma.

The patient was airlifted to Royal North Shore Hospital in a critical condition.