NEWCASTLE TEEN SERIOUSLY INJURED IN BALI

A Newcastle teenager is fighting for life in a Bali hospital after suffering serious head injuries in a scooter accident.

Lawson Rankin was on a schoolies trip with friends when one of their phones was stolen.

The 18-year-old attempted to chase the thief on his scooter, only to crash into a concrete drain.

He was found face down in the water, with his family now trying to bring him home.

A GoFundMe page has been set up for those willing to donate.

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