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March 16, 2020
Westpac In Scone

THE Westpac Rescue Helicopter is at the Scott Memorial Hospital in Scone to transfer at 73 year old female to the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle for specialist treatment for a medical condition.

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March 12, 2020
Westpac Flew to Widden

THIS morning the Westpac Rescue Helicopter flew to a property at Widden to care for a 31 year old man who was kicked by a horse. The man sustained chest injuries and was transported the the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle in a stable condition.

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March 3, 2020
Quad Bike Accident near Scone

YESTERDAY afternoon the Westpac Rescue Helicopter flew to a property near Scone to care for a 52 year old man who had sustained injuries from a quad bike accident. Local ambulance treated the man on scene for chest and shoulder injuries, after the quad bike he was riding rolled on him. The Westpac Rescue Helicopter […]

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February 23, 2020
Westpac: Boy Fell from Horse in Merriwa

A seven year old boy fell from a horse this morning at the Merriwa Showground. He was treated on scene by ambulance, for abdominal injuries before being transported by road to the Muswellbrook Hospital, where the Westpac Rescue Helicopter and transported to the John Hunter Hospital in a stable condition.

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February 22, 2020
Accident North of Wingen

THERE has been a four vehicle accident approximately 5 kilometres north of Wingen and the New England Highway is closed in both directions and initial reports that a person is trapped in a vehicle. Some diversions are not suitable for heavy vehicles and people taking the alternate roads are implored to drive carefully. UPDATE: 10:18am: […]

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February 1, 2020
Westpac Attends Merriwa Accident

AT approximately 5pm today the Westpac Rescue Helicopter responded to a single vehicle accident on the Golden Highway near Merriwa. A 20 year old male and his girlfriend, also in her 20s, were trapped in the vehicle, which had rolled after reportedly travelling at high speed. Both patients were freed from the vehicle by the […]

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January 13, 2020
Westpac Responds For Aberdeen Man

At approximately 6:30pm the Westpac Rescue Helicopter flew to Muswellbrook Hospital to take an 84 year old man who had fallen from a ladder in Aberdeen, to the John Hunter Hospital. The man, who is estimated to have fallen 6 metres, was treated by local ambulance for lower limb fractures and possible pelvic injuries before […]

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December 22, 2019
Westpac: Miraculous 81 Patient in Wingen

THE Westpac Rescue Helicopter was called to Wingen this morning to care for an 81 year old female who had been run over by her vehicle. The woman was driving on a property, when she stepped out of the vehicle it began to roll away and she was run over while attempting to get back […]

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December 17, 2019
Wingen Man Injured After Fall From Horse

THE Westpac Rescue Helicopter flew to Scone at approximately 8pm last night to care for a 36 year old male from Wingen who had been thrown from a horse and suffered serious head injuries. The man was stabilised before being flown to the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle in a stable condition. 

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November 26, 2019
Westpac on Route to Scone

THE Westpac Rescue Helicopter is on route to the Scott Memorial Hospital in Scone to transfer a 65 year old male, suffering a medical condition, to the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle for specialist treatment. 

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