Woman injured following quad bike accident near Muswellbrook

A WOMAN was flown to John Hunter Hospital on Tuesday night following a quad bike accident on a property near Muswellbrook.

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter flew to the location about 7pm.

The patient, a 43-year-old female, suffered head, chest and arm injuries.

It is believed the quad bike she was on rolled down an embankment on the property.