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Fraser Island resident airlifted to hospital

RACQ CareFlight Rescue has flown to the aid of a Fraser Island resident suffering chest pain.

The woman, aged in her sixties, had been suffering pain since Friday night but her symptoms worsened throughout the morning.

The Bundaberg based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the island shortly before 11.30am and landed at Happy Valley.

Its Flight Intensive Care Paramedic treated the woman who was airlifted to Hervey Bay Hospital.

She travelled in a stable condition.