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Sand rider airlifted by RACQ CareFlight

A man riding his bike along Teewah Beach has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast’s RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter.

The 25 year old Brisbane man lost control on the soft sand and went flying over the handlebars.

He suffered multiple injuries on landing including limb, shoulder and ankle injuries.

The helicopter’s flight doctor and intensive care flight paramedic treated the man at the scene.

He was stabilised for flight before RACQ CareFlight airlifted him to Nambour General Hospital.