A WORKER has been flown to hospital after seriously injuring his hand in machinery near Armidale.
The 63-year-old man’s hand was caught in the motor of the bulldozer working off the Thunderbolts Way, just out of Uralla, on Thursday afternoon.
The man suffered significant injuries.
A doctor and paramedic from the Westpac Rescue Helicopter stabilised the patient before he was airlifted to John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle.
He was listed in a stable condition.