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Westpac Rescue Helicopter call out – Shark Bay

Just before midday the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was called to assist with an accident at Shark Bay just north of Iluka.

The medical team were inserted by winch onto the beach. A 29 year old male was treated at the scene by the aircraft Doctor and Critical Care Paramedic for a serious head injury. It is believed the man has fallen out of a utility driving along the beach.

The Westpac team are airlifting the man Lismore Base Hospital in a stable condition but serious condition as earlier reported.


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