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Teenager airlifted after burns to his body

The RACQ CareFlight Sunshine Coast-based rescue helicopter airlifted a teenager Saturday evening after suffering burns to his upper body during an incident at Sunshine Beach around 7pm.

Queensland Ambulance Service officers attended the scene and treated the young male for burns.

They then travelled to the Sunshine Coast Base where they transferred him to the waiting helicopter. 

He was then airlifted to the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital in Brisbane.