Man airlifted after falling through roof

Thursday 19 October Sydney 2.00pm

A 70-year-old man was airlifted to hospital in a stable condition after falling through a roof in Llandilo late this morning.

It’s understood the man fell through the ceiling about three metres onto the concrete floor of the home garage.

CareFlight’s rapid response rescue helicopter was tasked to help shortly before noon, landing in a paddock near the scene.

Police conveyed CareFlight’s medical crew the short distance to the patient. Ambulance paramedics were also on scene.

CareFlight’s specialist doctor and critical care paramedic treated the man for multiple injuries.

He was transferred to the helicopter and flown to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition.