Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was tasked to Jackadgery where a 65 year old male was injured in a fall from a horse. Photo Contributed NO RESALE
Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was tasked to Jackadgery where a 65 year old male was injured in a fall from a horse. Photo Contributed NO RESALE Contributed

Jackadgery horse fall victim on way to Gold Coast

UPDATE:

A MAN has been flown to the Gold Coast Hospital in a critical condition after falling off a horse at Jackadgery.

A NSW Ambulance spokesman said they received a call just after noon reporting a man had been thrown from a horse.

"We sent two units and a helicopter was on route immediately," he said.

"On the scene the patient was assessed as serious."

The spokesman said the 65-year-old man's condition deteriorated to a critical condition while the helicopter was en route to the rural location.

 

THE Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was tasked to Jackadgery where a 65-year-old man was injured in a fall from a horse.

The aircraft is re-fuelling at the Lismore Helibase en route to transporting the patient to the Gold Coast Hospital.

More to come.


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