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Injured fisher retrieved from Kiama Heights rocks - Bay Post Moruya

by Angela Thompson | August 2, 2016

A man has been retrieved from a Kiama Heights rock platform after suffering a medical episode while fishing. 

The man, aged in his 40s, is believed to have aggravated a pre-existing back injury at the water’s edge on Tuesday morning.

He was at the bottom of a steep rocky outcrop on the southern side of the Kiama Heights headland when he got into trouble.

Paramedics, Fire and Rescue NSW and SES workers used a stretcher to lift the man up rocky terrain, and into a waiting ambulance. 

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