Quarry fall has rescuers racing

RESCUE crews are racing to a North Coast community following reports that someone has fallen 20 metres into an old quarry.

The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was tasked about 3.30pm Friday to Ewingsdale, near Byron Bay.

There is no further information at this stage.


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