Ultralight crashes at Boggabri

Emergency services are on the scene.
Emergency services are on the scene.

An ultralight pilot who has crashed near Boggabri has been hospitalised with facial injuries.

It is understood the machine crashed onto East Boggabri Golf Course. 

Reports to triple-0 were that the plane had trouble after take-off and landed heavily.

Remarkably the plot escaped with cuts to his neck and face. He was taken to Boggabilla Hospital in a stable condition.

Fire and Rescue NSW, ambulance paramedics and Rural Fire Service personnel tended to the  injured pilot.