Woman in serious condition at Base after motorbike crash

A 39-year-old woman was airlifted to Lismore Base hospital in a critical condition after the motorbike she was riding collided with a vehicle at Homeleigh, near Kyogle on Saturday afternoon.

The injured woman was a passenger on the motorbike.

Police and paramedics were called to the scene on Homeleigh Rd following a call reporting the incident.

When they arrived on the scene at 1:17pm they found the woman had sustained chest and head injuries and a lower femur fracture.

She was treated at the scene by paramedics before being transported to the Kyogle helipad where the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter had landed.

A doctor and paramedic onboard the helicopter stabilised the woman before she was flown to Lismore Base Hospital.

She last night remained at Lismore Base Hospital in a serious condition.

NSW Ambulance Media said the driver of the motorbike was not treated for any injuries.

They also said the driver of the car did not undergo medical treatment.

Topics:  motorcycle motorcycle crash

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