Westpac Rescue Helicopter tasked to Scone on Wednesday morning

THE Westpac Rescue Helicopter has been tasked on a primary mission to an accident at the Scone Racecourse.

It is believed a 25-year-old male suffered injuries sustained in a fall from a horse, which has then rolled on the man.

The helicopter is rendezvousing with an ambulance transporting the patient to Scott Memorial Hospital.

More details to follow.

9.40AM: The Westpac Rescue Helicopter is transporting the rider to John Hunter Hospital.

He is suffering pelvic injuries sustained in a horse fall at Scone Racecourse.

The patient is in a stable condition.