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Farm injury prompts airlift

By: Jordan Ross

Posted: 02/25/2019 5:20 PM

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STARS air ambulance crew members work to transport a patient after landing near the Blumenort fire hall on Monday afternoon. A STARS spokesperson said the flight was dispatched after a man was injured at a local farm.

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STARS air ambulance crew members work to transport a patient after landing near the Blumenort fire hall on Monday afternoon. A STARS spokesperson said the flight was dispatched after a man was injured at a local farm.

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A male in his 30s was transported from Blumenort to Health Sciences Centre in serious condition Monday around 3 p.m.

A STARS air ambulance spokeperson said the man was injured by a cow at a local farm.

Southern Health paramedics, working without police or firefighter assistance, prepared a landing zone outside the new Blumenort fire station, due to open in July.

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