Topics:  accident, burringbar

Another man hurt while mowing

A 64-YEAR-old man is lucky to be alive after he fell 2m down an embankment and a ride-on mower he was operating landed on top of him.

According to a NSW Ambulance spokeswoman, the man sustained injuries to his left leg, right arm and head.

The spokeswoman said the accident occurred at 11.37am in Binalong Ct, Upper Burringbar.

Paramedics stabilised the man at the scene before transporting him to Tweed Hospital.

Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was called to the scene but was turned back after ground medical staff stabilised the patient.

It follows a separate incident earlier this week where another man suffered chest cuts after falling beside his self-propelled mower at Uki.

Topics:  accident, burringbar



Local Real Estate

Featured Jobs

Tweed jobs listed daily



Around the Network

Local Partners

LATEST DEALS AND OFFERS

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Property Listings

Search for a property online right now.
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


Special Offers

Latest deals and offers

Horoscopes

Taurus

You need a diagnostic framework to work through professional issues. Look at the big picture to sort out the details. Power struggles in your...

read more

Marketplace

Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save