A tree fell on a 65 year old man in Lennox Head yesterday afternoon. The tree was knocked over by strong winds in the area. He was sitting under the tree when it fell on him and it took eight people to lift it off.
The WestpacHelicopter and paramedics attended the scene. The patient reportedly suffered a head and shoulder injury.
The patient was treated at the scene before being transported to Lismore Base Hospital by a paramedic ambulance, the helicopter returned to base. He is reported in a stable condition.