Aug 26 2015
Blackmans Bay, Tasmania
About 3.30pm today the Westpac Rescue Helicopter was activated in relation to a 32 year old man who had fallen down a cliff at Blackmans Bay. Police and ambulance personnel were on the scene when the helicopter winched a paramedic and police rescue crew to the scene.
The man was placed in a stretcher and winched into the aircraft before being flown to hospital in a stable condition with arm and leg injuries.
Footage of the mission is available from Rotorlift.
Tasmania Police Search and Rescue