Category Archives: Rescue

Violent powerboat crash during Bridge to Bridge


BROOKLYN — The Sydney Newsdesk has obtained exclusive vision of a violent powerboat crash during the Bridge to Bridge on the Hawkesbury River today.

It is believed that the boat which belongs to Craig Truslove, was travelling at over 240 km/h when it flipped twice after rounding a bend. Seconds after the crash, rescue crews sprang into action sending divers from a helicopter above to rescue Mr Truslove who was only left with slight bruising.

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Man rescued from Ku-Ring-Gai Chase National Park


(Nicholas Archer for The Sydney Newsdesk)

BEROWRA — A man was rescued this morning after falling 15 meters down a slope at Ku-Ring-Gai Chase National Park near Berowra.

A NSW Ambulance helicopter winched the man in his 40s out of the national park after it is believed he spent the night alone with unknown injuries.

The man is currently in a stable condition.