* Paramedic dies trying to winch canyoner out of trouble on NSW south coast (2011-12-24) [Herald Sun]
A NSW paramedic has died trying to rescue an injured canyoner on the NSW south coast.
The paramedic died during the rescue at Carrington Falls after being called to rugged location about 5pm (AEDT) yesterday.
Thoughts with Mick Wilson’s family at this time. These rescue guys do an amazing job and it is with great sadness we hear of a death while helping other adventurers.
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