Australia Man dies in fall while trimming hedge on Sydney's north shore
Man dies after injuring himself with a hedge trimmer in Sydney's north
Emergency services were called to a home on Smith Rd, in Artarmon, just after 5pm following reports of a man, in his 50s, had been injured with a hedge trimmer.Emergency services were called to a home on Smith Rd, in Artarmon, just after 5pm on Tuesday following reports of an accident involving a hedge trimmer.
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Emergency services were called to a home on Smith Road in Artarmon just after 5pm on Tuesday following reports a man was seriously injured while trimming a hedge with a power tool.
It's understood the man aged in his 50s fell three metres from a tree before landing on a chainsaw, causing catastrophic damage to his arm.
Paramedics found the critically injured man suffering a cardiac arrest who had lost a massive amount of blood from the severe laceration.
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He was rushed to Royal North Shore Hospital, where he later died.
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Four ambulance crews and the Careflight Rapid Response Rescue Helicopter team were confronted with 'traumatic and chaotic scenes'.
NSW Ambulance Inspector Carolyn Parish praised the paramedics who worked hard to stabilise the man after he had lost a 'large amount' of blood.
'The patient had been using a power tool whilst hedging prior to the medical emergency,' Inspector Parish said.
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'Paramedic crews did an amazing job in an understandably traumatic and chaotic scene.'
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