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Motorcyclist in critical condition airlifted to hospital

14/05/2021 - A 37-year-old man has sustained serious head, chest, abdomen and lower limb injuries when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a van in...

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Cyclist sustains serious head injuries from fall

11 May 2021 A 35-year-old man riding a bicycle down a slope on Burns Road, St Ives, has fallen and sustained a serious head injury and injuries to his arm. CareFlight’s Rapid Response Helicopter was tasked by NSW Ambulance at 2:55pm and after a seven-minute flight, landed on the St Ives Village Green. NSW Police...

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Man amputates leg using industrial lawn mower

03/04/2021 - A 56-year-old man operating an industrial lawn mower on a Wilberforce property has suffered an amputation to the lower...

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Woman, knocked unconscious by horse, airlifted to hospital

28/04/2021 - A 25-year-old woman has been knocked unconscious by a horse she was leading from the paddock to stable in a private Glenorie...

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Teenager trapped under buggy airlifted to hospital

25/04/2021 - A 15-year-old girl was trapped by a 4WD buggy earlier this afternoon on a private property in Upper Colo when the vehicle upturned and she was pinned underneath...

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Man trapped under two-storey home following construction collapse

24/04/2021 - A 53-year-old man was trapped by a building when the scaffolding on a two-storey home he was working in...

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Australian first: fast new medical jet delivers next-generation patient transport

19 April 2021 CareFlight today unveiled a new Gulfstream G150 jet, representing a new generation of aeromedical retrieval for Australia and its regional neighbours. The jet was selected to deliver CareFlight’s inter-hospital aeromedical jet evacuation service based in Darwin on behalf of the Northern Territory Government. It is Australia’s first dedicated medical jet with the...

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Joint rescue effort for two people injured in Kakadu car rollover

18/03/2021 - Two patients have been flown to hospital after a multi-agency emergency response to a car crash on the Arnhem Highway in Kakadu this...

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Motorcyclist airlifted after crash in Blue Mountains

3/4/2021 - A 49-year-old man has been airlifted to hospital in a stable condition after crashing from his motorcycle after a collision with another vehicle this...

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