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Pedestrian hit by car in driveway

Pedestrian hit by car in driveway

Monday 11 July 2016, 10.45am Sydney time A 70-year-old woman sustained multiple injuries when she was struck by a vehicle in northern Sydney this morning. The car was reportedly parking in a driveway, moving at low speed when it collided with the woman. CareFlight’s rapid response rescue helicopter was called to Brookvale around 8:15am, landing...

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Caravan rollover driver flown to Darwin

Caravan rollover driver flown to Darwin

Wednesday 8 July 2016, 15.50pm Darwin time A driver suffered multiple injuries when the caravan she was towing rolled on the Stuart Highway 30 km south of Adelaide River township this afternoon. Emergency services including police, health clinic, fire-rescue and CareFlight were called to the crash shortly before 1 pm. Police stopped traffic to allow...

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Car crash man flown from remote clinic in NT

Thursday 7 July 2016, 8am Darwin time An injured man is being treated in hospital in Darwin after he was found stranded beside his wrecked car on a remote highway at dawn yesterday. The driver of the first car of the day heading toward Gove spotted the injured 30-year-old man two hours after his car...

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Man suffers serious hand injury in machinery accident

Man suffers serious hand injury in machinery accident

Wednesday 6 July 2016, 12.45pm Sydney time A man in his 70s has seriously injured his hand after it became trapped in machinery at a premises in Tuggerah this afternoon. It’s understand the man was working with machinery when his hand was crushed, seriously damaging his fingers and thumb. CareFlight’s rapid response helicopter landed on...

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trampoline accident

Three-year-old airlifted after trampoline fall

Sunday 3 July 2016, 12.15pm Sydney time A three-year-old boy has been flown to Westmead Children’s Hospital after he fell off a trampoline in Terrigal this morning. CareFlight’s rapid response helicopter landed at a park close to the boy’s home shortly after 11am. It’s understood the little boy hit his head when he came off...

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Injured biker airlifted from Dundee Beach

Sunday 3 July 2016, 5.45pm Darwin time An injured motor bike rider was airlifted to hospital from Dundee Beach after his Harley Davidson landed on his chest following a spill onto a gravel road today. The man, aged in his 50s, suffered chest injuries in the crash while on a Sunday ride from Darwin with...

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Motorcyclist injured in collision with car

Saturday 2 July 2016, 9am Sydney time A 47-year-old motorcyclist has been taken to hospital with an ankle injury after a collision with a car in North Ryde this morning. The crash happened on Lane Cove Road shortly after 8am. CareFlight’s rapid response helicopter landed at Tuckwell Park, close to the scene of the collision....

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Litchfield National Park landing for ill toddler

Litchfield National Park landing for ill toddler

Saturday 2 July 2016, 5.20pm Darwin time Park rangers blocked a busy Litchfield National Park road to allow a CareFlight medical team to treat a seriously ill toddler today. Their action allowed Darwin’s CareFlight rescue helicopter to land at the intersection of Litchfield Park and Wangi Falls roads after being alerted to the child’s condition...

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Pedestrian serious but stable after bus crash

Pedestrian serious but stable after bus crash

1/7/2016 A 63-year-old man has been taken to hospital in a serious but stable condition following a bus crash in Cammeray...

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