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Man trapped in vehicle after hitting a tree near Mt Thorley early this morning


A man has been flown to the John Hunter Hospital after the van he was driving hit a tree near Singleton this morning.

Emergency services were called to the accident near Mount Thorley just after 7 o'clock where the van had left the road and hit a tree trapping the 22-year-old and sole occupant of the vehicle inside.

The patient was released from the vehicle and flown to hospital for treatment on lower limb injuries.

He was last reported to be in a stable condition.