Man taken to hospital after car crashes into tree
A MAN has been taken to hospital after his vehicle collided with a tree in Coorabell.
An Ambulance NSW spokesman said emergency services were first called to Coolamon Scenic Drive, Coorabell shortly before 11am today.
"A single car had hit a tree,” the spokesman said.
"We assessed on male patient, a 67-year-old man, who didn't have any major injuries but was complaining of lower back pain.
"We've taken him to Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.”
NSW Fire and Rescue Mullumbimby unit also attended the scene.
"On arrival we assisted police, VRA and ambulance with the removal of a male driver who has been transported by ambulance,” the unit's Facebook page read.
"Thank you everyone for you patience.
"The road should be clear shortly and traffic back to normal.”