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CareFlight chopper airlifts man hit by truck

A pedestrian hit by a light truck while walking along a 100km/h stretch of road has been airlifted to hospital by RACQ CareFlight Rescue.

The accident happened near Fernvale, north of Ipswich, shortly before 11.30am today.

 The 29 year old suffered a head injury and abdominal pain and was transported to a nearby sports oval where the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter landed.
 
He was airlifted to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in a serious but stable condition.