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Young man flown to hospital after motorbike accident at Pokolbin

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A young man has been flown to hospital after a motorbike accident at Pokolbin this morning. 

Emergency services were called to McDonalds Road near Pokolbin Mountains Road at around 11:30 following reports a motorbike had collided with a car.

It's understood a 21-year-old man tried to overtake a small truck but left the road and landed in bushes.

The man suffered leg and pelvic injuries. 

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter was also tasked to the scene and took the man to the John Hunter Hospital in a stable condition. 

Image credit: Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service