Man critical after single vehicle accident near Peak Hill

A man is in a critical condition in St George Hospital in Sydney after he was involved in a single vehicle accident just north of Peak Hill.

Emergency services were called to the scene at 7.45am on Sunday after a silver Mistubishi Magna was located in a paddock severly damaged.

The driver, a 56-year-old Sri Lankan national, was found in the upside down vehicle, still in his seatbelt.

It is unknown how long he had been there before he was discovered.

The man was treated at the scene for hypothermia and a broken arm before being taken to Dubbo Base Hospital.

He was later airlifted to Sydney where he remains in intensive care in a critical condition.

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A saddle valued at $600 has been stolen from a property on Brolgan Road.

Unkown offenders entered a shed on the proptery overnight on Wednesday, August 7 and stole the 13 inch Northern Rivers Fender saddle and its light blue case.

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