Man, 76, winched out of remote property, flown to hospital

ABOVE: File photo of the Westpac Rescue Helicopter.

A man was winched out of a remote property at Peacock Creek yesterday.

At 1:30pm on Monday, October 24, the Westpac Rescue Helicopter flew to the property southwest of Bonalbo where a 76 year old man had a serious medical condition.

The critical care medical team were winched down to the home where they treated the man.

He was stabilised and winched up on a stretcher into the helicopter.

The patient was flown to Lismore Base Hospital in a stable condition.

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