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October 5, 2022

Driver seriously injured near Murwillumbah

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A male driver suffered serious injuries following a motor vehicle accident (MVA) on Monday night at Dum Dum near Murwillumbah. 

‘The Westpac Rescue Helicopter was tasked by New South Wales Ambulance at 11.25pm Monday night to carry out a urgent primary response task to a report of a serious single vehicle MVA at Dum Dum SW of Murwillumbah,’ said a spokesperson for Northern NSW Helicopter Rescue Service.

The 57 year old male driver sustained serious head and spinal injuries during the accident. 

NSW Ambulance Paramedics arrived on scene and commenced treatment of the male driver, who had suffered serious head and spinal injuries in the accident, prior to being airlifted to Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious condition for further treatment,’ said the spokesperson.


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