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Woman winched after bushwalk Baroon Pocket Dam

RACQ CareFlight's Sunshine Coast rescue helicopter was activated Saturday morning to Baroon Pocket Dam where a woman in her fifties had been bushwalking with friends fell and injured her leg.

Due to the terrain of where the group was, our rescue helicopter decided to winch our Intensive CareFlight paramedic to the injured woman.

Once on the ground our paramedic treated her for a possible fracture to her lower limb.

After being stabilised the injured woman and flight paramedic where winched back into the aircraft and taken to Nambour Hospital in a stable condition.