MVA - Persons Trapped - Crescent Head

Published: 28 Jul 2020 02:19pm

Fire and Rescue NSW crews from Kempsey and Port Macquarie are on the scene of a head on collision by a van into a tree.

Initial reports suggest that smoke was billowing from the vehicle.

Firefighters arrived at the incident just before 3pm and worked to free a male patient who was trapped in the vehicle.

He was extracted from the van in a multi-service operation with FRNSW and NSW SES.

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter responded from Tamworth to transfer the patient to hospital.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Stations nearby

KEMPSEY Fire Station

78 Elbow St, Kempsey NSW 2440


5 Central Rd, Port Macquarie NSW 2444


49 Lindsay Noonan Dr, South West Rocks NSW 2431