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Woman sustains multiple injuries in ride-on lawn mower accident

A woman in her 40s has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a ride-on lawn mower accident on a property in the Sunshine Coast hinterland.

The woman sustained multiple injuries after the lawn mower rolled off a retaining wall.

The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was called to the property, south of Gympie, at 11am.

The Critical Care Doctor and QAS Flight Intensive Care Paramedic on-board CareFlight’s helicopter treated and stabilised the woman.

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