Elderly woman rescued from bush near Baradine and flown to Tamworth hospital by Westpac chopper after medical event while bushwalking

Anna Falkenmire
By Anna Falkenmire
Updated November 3 2021 - 3:37am, first published November 2 2021 - 10:30pm
MISSION: The rescue chopper was tasked to Baradine on Tuesday. Photo: WRHS

RESCUERS have been winched from a helicopter into remote bushland to help treat an elderly woman who suffered a medical episode while walking.


Anna Falkenmire

Anna Falkenmire


Anna Falkenmire is a senior journalist at the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth, reporting mostly on court and crime. Story tips are always welcome at afalkenmire@northerndailyleader.com.au and you can keep up with her stories via @annafalky on Twitter.

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