Man injured in quad bike accident

A 64-year-old man was flown to Newcastle earlier this afternoon suffering from hip and pelvic injuries after his quad bike rolled on hilly country just outside Gloucester on Bucketts Way. 

The Tamworth based Westpac Rescue Helicopter was sent to meet the ambulance in Gloucester, after the man was stabilised at the scene by paramedics. He was flown to John Hunter Hospital suffering from hip and pelvic injuries. A spokesperson for the hospital said his condition is still being assessed.