Man suffering head trauma to be airlifted
A MAN will be airlifted from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle after suffering a critical head injury.
The Lismore-based Westpac Rescue Helicopter has been tasked to Coffs Harbour Base Hospital.
A spokesman for the helicopter service said a 46-year-old man would be flown to John Hunter Hospital.
A NSW Ambulance Critical Care Medical Team will also be on-board the flight.
It is not yet known how the man sustained the head injuries. The helicopter was tasked to the hospital around 7.30pm.