SES rescues woman trapped in car down an embankment for two days

The car rolled down an embankment on Lillian Rock Road. Photo: Contributed

Kyogle SES unit were called to Lillian Rock Road at noon today, Saturday, November 11 after two cyclists spotted a car 5metres down an embankment.

Paramedics attended and the SES assisted with removing a woman in her 70s from the car.

She had been trapped in the car with her dog for two days.

The woman was treated for dehydration.

She had bruising and a head injury.

She was flown to Lismore Base Hospital in a stable condition.

The multi-agency rescue involved Nimbin RFS, Kyogle SES, Kyogle Fire and Rescue, NSW Ambulance and Westpac Rescue Helicopter.

Getting the woman to the rescue helicopter. Photo: Contributed
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