Westpac chopper called to accident at Mungindi Showground

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter was tasked around midday to Mungindi after reports of a young female falling from a horse at the showground.

Paramedics arrived at the Mungindi Showground along with the Westpac Rescue Helicopter’s clinical team to treat a 10-year-old female.

The young girl reportedly suffered head and back injuries and has been flown to Tamworth Base Hospital in a stable condition.

Further details to come.