Mustering accident near Rolleston

RACQ CAPRICORN HELICOPTER RESCUE was tasked to a 39 year old male who had been mustering near a property 20 […]

RACQ CAPRICORN HELICOPTER RESCUE was tasked to a 39 year old male who had been mustering near a property 20 miles West of Rolleston. The helicopter wreckage was located in thick bush land approx 40 miles West of Rolleston.

A QAS Intensive Care Paramedic was winched down to a creek bed close to the crash site. After initial assessment by the ICP the man was pronounced dead at the scene. Retrieval of the mans body was not possible due to failing light, but RACQ CAPRICORN HELICOPTER RESCUE returned the next morning to retrieve the body at first light.

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