Injured dirt bike rider airlifted to hospital

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter was tasked by NSW Ambulance to rescue an injured dirt bike rider on Saturday, May 22.

An emergency call came through at 5pm that there was a serious dirt bike accident on a property at Yarramalong.

NSW Ambulance Paramedics and the Helicopter Critical Care Medical Treatment Team were despatched to the property.

They stabilised a 44-year-old man who was suffering serious chest injuries and he was then flown direct to John Hunter Hospital for further treatment.

Media release, May 24
Northern NSW Helicopter Rescue Service