Helicopter Missions

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Rider taken to hospital after colliding with fence in Sydney’s north west

15/7/2019 - A male dirt bike rider in his 20s has been transported by CareFlight’s rapid response helicopter to hospital this evening in a serious condition after the bike he was riding collided with a fence....

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A seven-year-old boy has been treated and transferred to hospital after he fell several metres in bushland in North Narrabeen earlier today. The boy, believed to be at the Sydney Academy of Sport and Recreation in North Narrabeen on an organised camp during the school holidays, fell a few metres off a rock edge, before tumbling a few more metres in bushland scrub. CareFlight’s rapid response rescue helicopter was tasked at 10.30am to the Sydney Academy of Sport and Recreation, landing at the scene to meet the boy. CareFlight’s specialist doctor and critical care paramedic joined NSW Ambulance paramedics on scene provided initial treatment for suspected broken bones at the scene before taking the patient aboard the helicopter. The boy was flown to the Children’s Hospital Westmead in a stable condition.

Boy flown to hospital by CareFlight after fall in North Narrabeen

14/7/2019 - A seven-year-old boy has been treated and transferred to hospital after he fell several metres in bushland in North Narrabeen earlier...

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Great outcome for fisherman rescued by CareFlight off Melville Island

Great outcome for fisherman rescued by CareFlight off Melville Island

13/07/19 - A fast and collaborative response from emergency services in the Top End this afternoon meant a local fisherman returned home uninjured tonight just hours after he activated an emergency beacon from his fishing boat off Melville...

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Motorcyclist treated at roadside by helicopter medical team (Oxford Falls)

Motorcyclist treated at roadside by helicopter medical team (Oxford Falls)

13/6/2019 - A 33-year-old man has been taken to hospital in a stable condition after he was injured when his motorcycle and a car collided in northern Sydney this...

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Teen motorbike racer injured in crash (Wollongong)

9/6/2019 - A 14-year-old male has been flown to hospital in a stable condition after he crashed his motorcycle at an organised off-road racing event in Port Kembla this...

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Tourist airlifted after collapsing while fishing (Tiwi Islands)

Tourist airlifted after collapsing while fishing (Tiwi Islands)

28/5/2019 - A 69-year-old man has been airlifted to hospital in a stable condition after he became unconscious while fishing at Melville Island this afternoon....

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Mother and child seriously injured after car crashes with truck

Mother and child seriously injured after car crashes with truck (Concord West)

7/5/2019 - An eight-year-old boy and his Mother have been taken to hospital this afternoon when the car they were travelling in collided with a truck in Concord...

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Man winched out of Robin Falls after falling one metre down rock face

Man winched out of Robin Falls after falling one metre down rock face

12/05/19 - A 39-year-old man has been winched out of Robin Falls, approximately 120kms south of Darwin, after he fell and broke his ankle earlier...

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20-month-old-baby taken to hospital with burns (Abbotsford)

20-month-old-baby taken to hospital with burns (Abbotsford)

12/05/19 - A 20-month-old boy has been taken to hospital after he was burnt by boiling water in Abbotsford....

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