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HELICOPTER MISSIONS

Ryan meets CareFlight crew

Ryan’s Story

In 2015, we helped save the life of Ryan Lockard. He describes how being picked up by CareFlight’s rapid response rescue medical crew and helicopter has changed his life...

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Man injured in workplace incident

Man injured in workplace incident

Monday 26 September 2016, 10am Sydney time A 24-year-old man has been transported to Royal North Shore Hospital in a stable condition after he was involved in a workplace incident in Pymble this morning. It’s understood the man fell while working on a construction site when a piece of steel went through his leg. CareFlight’s...

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Man in serious condition after crane collapses

Man in serious condition after crane collapses

Sunday 25 September 2016, 2pm Sydney time A 27-year-old man has been taken to Royal North Shore Hospital in a serious condition after a crane collapsed in North Sydney earlier today. He suffered chest, spinal and pelvic injuries and a fractured upper arm as a result of the incident. The patient was one of three...

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18-month-old stable after fall

18-month-old stable after fall

An 18-month-old boy has been taken to hospital in a stable condition after he fell in Blacktown this morning. It’s understood the little boy was sitting on a chair when he fell off and bumped his head. CareFlight’s rapid response helicopter landed at an oval close to where the accident happened shortly after 11.30am. The...

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Teenager with rugby injury airlifted to hospital

Teenager with rugby injury airlifted to hospital

Wednesday 21 September 2016, 4.30pm Sydney time. An 18-year-old man has been airlifted to hospital after he was injured in a rugby game in Gosford this afternoon. The teenager sustained a neck injury during the game shortly before 3pm. CareFlight’s rapid response helicopter landed at an oval in Gosford, close to where the accident happened....

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The man is treated at the scene

Man airlifted after two car crash

Monday 19 September 2016, 2.45pm Sydney time A man in his 40s has been airlifted to hospital after he was involved in a two car collision in Ourimbah this afternoon. The patient was trapped in one of the cars for about 20 minutes before being freed by emergency services. He suffered leg and abdominal injuries...

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man airlifted bowral

Man injured in five metre fall from tree

Sunday 18 September 2016, 12.40pm Sydney time. A man in his 40s suffered multiple fractures and a chest injury after he fell from a tree in Berrima at 11am. It’s understood the man was cutting a branch off the tree when he fell about five metres. CareFlight’s rapid response helicopter landed in a park opposite...

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The rapid response helicopter landed

Pedestrian hit by car suffers head injury

Saturday 17 September 2016, 4pm Sydney time. A 48-year-old woman has been taken to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition after she was hit by a car in Emerton at about 3pm this afternoon. CareFlight’s rapid response helicopter landed at Popondetta Park about 100 metres from the scene. The woman suffered a head injury and...

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patient before airlifting

Woman flown to hospital after being kicked by horse

Thursday 15 September 2016, 1.50pm Sydney time. A 63-year-old woman has been airlifted to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition after she was kicked by a horse at a property near Kurrajong this morning. It’s understood the woman was at the property on Comleroy Road about to go horse riding when the animal became spooked...

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