Chopper tasked to Turrawan, near narrabri

Mission: The Westpac chopper was deployed to a property near Narrabri.
Mission: The Westpac chopper was deployed to a property near Narrabri.

A 12 year old boy has been airlifted to John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle following a motorcycle accident on a property near Narrabri early Sunday afternoon.

The Tamworth based Westpac Rescue Helicopter was tasked to the incident at Turrawan, south east of Narrabri, after the 12 year old male had reportedly “fallen from a motorcycle”.

The crew treated the male at the scene for head and leg injuries, before making the decision to transport him to John Hunter Hospital for further treatment.

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