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Teen airlifted to spinal unit after fall

A male teenager has suffered a suspected spinal injury after falling down a two metre embankment at Maroochydore today, requiring an urgent airlift by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter.

The man was taken by ambulance to the CareFlight base at Sunshine Coast Airport where he was then flown to the Princess Alexandra Hospital for further assessment.

The man travelled in a stable condition.