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Girl hospitalised after falling off bike in Ballina

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A 15-year-old girl has suffered head injuries after falling from a bicycle on Monday evening (November 27) in Ballina.

The rider was treated on scene and transported by road ambulance to Lismore Base Hospital for further assessment and treatment.

The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was tasked at midnight last night to transfer the patient from Lismore Base Hospital to the Gold Coast University Hospital.


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