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.


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