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Man flown to Tamworth after chainsaw accident at Quirindi


A man has been flown to Tamworth after a chainsaw accident at Quirindi.

NSW Ambulance paramedics were called to a property at Blackville, west of Quirindi this morning following reports of an accident with a chainsaw. 

A male farmer aged in his late 50's had sustained an injury to his neck whilst operating the chainsaw.

He was taken to the Tamworth Rural Referral Hospital. 

The man was last reported to be in a stable condition. 

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