Gerroa: 56-year-old Chinese national airlifted after breaking his leg

Black Head Point Gerroa where a 56-year-old Chinese national was airlifted from on Thursday with a broken.
Black Head Point Gerroa where a 56-year-old Chinese national was airlifted from on Thursday with a broken.

A Chinese national was airlifted to Wollongong Hospital on Thursday (April 11) after breaking his leg at Gerroa.

Emergency Services were called to Black Head Point around midday after reports of an injured man.

The 56-year-old had been walking on the rocks when he slipped and fractured his lower right leg.

Due to incoming tide and difficult terrain the Toll NSW Ambulance Rescue Helicopter was called in and winched the man to safety.

He was airlifted to Wollongong Hospital in a stable condition.

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This story ​Man fractures leg at Gerroa first appeared on South Coast Register.

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