MAN INJURED CUTTING TREES NEAR DUNGOG

After being injured in a tree lopping accident at a property near Eccleston, a man had to airlifted to the John Hunter Hospital.

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter arrived just after 2’clock on Monday afternoon and found a 39-year-old suffering pelvic and lower leg injuries.

The Helicopter Critical Care Medical Team were winched down to the scene and treated him, before he was transported by helicopter.

NSW Police also assisted medical crews.

The patient is in a serious but stable condition.