A young farmer had to have his kidney removed following a freak farm bike accident
The teenager, Hamish McMaster, suffered the injuries after he fell off his motorbike on the farm in Australia.The accident occurred on the family farm in Leadville, near Coolah in New South Wales. It happened just a few months after the family were driven from their home due to a bushfire.
He was driven to nearby Coolah, as reported by ABC Australia, where he was then sent to Dubbo Base Hospital for further medical examinations. Upon examination doctors found that Hamish had shattered his kidney, meaning it required removal.
Hamish, aged 14, spent several weeks in hospital following surgery, which included a period of time spent in Intensive care. He is now recovering back at his family farm in New South Wales.
Picture above courtesy of ABC news Australia.