Cyclist Stable After Being Injured in Recreational Ride in Galston

A man aged in his 50’s has been taken to hospital in stable condition after he was involved in a head-on collision with a car while on a recreational ride with a group cyclists in Galston this afternoon.

The Mounties Care CareFlight Helicopter was tasked by NSW Ambulance shortly before 1:00pm and landed in a park a few hundred metres from the scene.

NSW Ambulance paramedics worked alongside CareFlight’s medical team to treat the patient.

CareFlight’s specialist doctor and NSW Ambulance critical care paramedic provided a clinical assessment for the man at the scene, including ultrasound.

The patient was taken in a road ambulance with ongoing treatment by CareFlight’s specialist doctor to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition.

No others were injured in the incident.