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WESTPAC RESCUE HELICOPTER FAREWELLS VETERAN PILOT

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service has farewelled one of its long-serving pilots, Kevin Ratcliffe.

But celebrations were interrupted by an emergency at Kurri Kurri, with the veteran called out to rescue a road worker, struck by a four-wheel drive.

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About Jacinta Lee

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Jacinta Lee is a reporter and producer for NBN News. She previously worked as a reporter and newsreader for radio stations in Newcastle and Canberra, graduating from the University of Newcastle with a Bachelor of Communication in 2017.

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