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Man airlifted after falling off ladder

An injured man has been airlifted to Brisbane by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after falling approximately three metres from a ladder.

The man in his 60s was trimming palm fronds on a property at Lake Cooroibah, north west of the Noosa North Shore, when he fell and injured himself.

The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the scene shortly before 1pm to treat and airlift the patient.

He was flown to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in a serious but stable condition.

The nature of his injuries are unknown.