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Woman airlifted after semi and car collide

Thursday 25 August 2016, 9.30am Sydney time A woman aged in her 40s has been taken to hospital in a serious but stable condition after a collision with a truck in Western Sydney this morning. CareFlight’s rapid response rescue helicopter was called to Cranebrook around 815am, landing before 8.30am on the road near the accident....

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Crane drops load on man working beneath

A 63-year-old man was knocked unconscious when machinery fell from a crane onto his head in the Blue Mountains this...

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Man critical fall

Man critical after six metre fall from roof

Wednesday 17 August 2016, 12.15pm Sydney time A 23-year-old man suffered serious head and chest injuries after he fell from a roof in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs late this morning. It’s understood the man fell while undertaking work on the roof of a two-storey building. CareFlight’s rapid response rescue helicopter was called to Maroubra, landing at...

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Man run over on motorbike track

Man run over on motorbike track

A 51-year-old man remains in a stable condition after being hit by a motorcycle on an off-road racing track in the Illawarra...

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Man airlifted after 10 metre fall from tree

Man airlifted after 10 metre fall from tree

Saturday 13 August 2016, 2.10pm Sydney time A 47-year-old man has been airlifted from the Central Coast after falling several metres from a tree early this afternoon. CareFlight’s rapid response rescue helicopter was called to Palm Grove at around 12.40pm, landing shortly after on a property at the site of the fall. NSW Ambulance paramedics...

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Motocross rider rescue

Motocross rider suffers chest and back injuries in jump

Wednesday 10 August 2016, 6.40pm Sydney time A 26-year-old male has been airlifted following an off-road motorcycle accident in the Hawkesbury region late this afternoon. It’s understood the rider crashed from an eight metre jump during a practice session. CareFlight’s rapid response rescue helicopter was called to East Kurrajong at around 5:30pm, landing on the...

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woman suffers collapsed lung crash

Woman suffers collapsed lung after car hits rock wall

Tuesday 9 August 2016, 4.20pm Sydney time A woman in her 60s is in a stable condition after the car she was in struck a rock wall on a winding bushland road north of Sydney this afternoon. The woman suffered chest injuries in the single vehicle accident in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. CareFlight’s rapid response...

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Skateboarder knocked unconscious in fall

Monday 8 August 2016, 6.50pm Sydney time A 14-year-old boy is in a stable condition after a skateboard accident in north-west Sydney early this evening. The boy was reportedly unconscious after falling and hitting his head in the riverside suburb of Putney. He was not wearing a helmet. CareFlight’s rapid response rescue helicopter was called...

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man airlifted ladder fall

Man airlifted after ladder fall

Sunday 7 August 2016, 6pm Sydney time A 47-year-old man was flown to hospital from the Central Coast after falling from a ladder late this afternoon. The man suffered severe pelvic injuries when he reportedly fell five metres to the ground. CareFlight’s rapid response rescue helicopter was called to Kincumber at around 4pm, landing on...

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