A man has been seriously injured after he fell more than 3 metres from a balcony on Thursday night.
At around 8pm, the Westpac Rescue Helicopter was called to a home in Glen Innes by the New South Wales Ambulance following reports a person had fallen from a balcony and was unconscious.
NSW Ambulance paramedics carried out initial treatment on the 49-year-old male who had fallen nearly 4 metres from a balcony at his residence.
The Helicopter Critical Care Medical Team assisted paramedics upon their arrival.
They stabilised the man before being airlifted to Gold Coast University Hospital for further treatment.
He is in a serious condition suffering head and chest injuries.
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