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Elderly man airlifted from Fraser Island

An injured man has been airlifted from Fraser Island by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service this afternoon.

The elderly man was holidaying on the island when he tripped and fell.

He sustained a suspected lower leg injury.

The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Eurong at 3.30pm.

The man was flown to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition.