Surf Beach man flown to hospital

September 9, 2022 6:48 am in by

Emergency services were called to a property on Highlands Avenue, in Surf Beach yesterday, following reports of a truck crash.

Police have been told a man – believed to be in his late 30s – was loading a bobcat onto a trailer, which was connected to a small tip-truck.

The truck started rolling, and collided with a large pile of timber offcuts and stumps, pinning the man between the truck and the pile of timber.

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Bystanders provided help until emergency services arrived.

The man was taken to Moruya Hospital before being airlifted to Canberra Hospital in a serious but stable condition.

Officers attached to Batemans Bay Highway Patrol attended and have commenced inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the incident with the assistance of Safework NSW.