Rescue helicopter tasked to Rylstone crash

Tamworth based Westpac Rescue Helicopter was tasked to a car crash at Rylstone on Saturday.

A male and female patient aged in their 30's were flown from Rylstone showground to John Hunter Hospital suffering injuries sustained in the crash near the township.

The male had suspected spinal injuries and the female shoulder injuries. Both patients were in a stable condition.

The aircraft responded from John Hunter Hospital following a medical retrieval from Tamworth.