Posted: 19 September, 2016 by AAP

NSW Man Airlifted After Chainsaw Accident

Tags: Sydney, NSW, accident, ambulance, chainsaw

A man has serious lacerations to his face after an accident with a chainsaw on a farm in the New England region of NSW.


The Westpac Rescue Helicopter was called to a property on the Oxley Highway near Walcha on Monday morning to treat the 27-year-old.

The man has serious cuts to his eye and cheek and was flown to the John Hunter Hosptial in Newcastle, a NSW Ambulance spokeswoman said.

Tags: Sydney, NSW, accident, ambulance, chainsaw

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