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December 9, 2021

Motorcycle accident, Murwillumbah

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A motorcyclist has been hospitalised following a single-vehicle accident at Murwillumbah. Photo WRHS

The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was tasked to a motorcycle accident at Murwillumbah at around 7.15pm on Monday (January 14).

The male rider suffered head and limb injuries in the single vehicle accident.

He has been flown to Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.


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