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CareFlight Attends Skydiving Accident

Yesterday evening Toowoomba's RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to a sky diving accident that occurred at 5:30 PM on a property near Tarawera, 50 NW of Goondiwindi. 

The accident involved a 28 year old female who sustained multi-trauma injuries after she impacted the ground at the point of landing while parachuting. 

RACQ CareFlight medical teams in assistance with Queensland Ambulance Service worked on preparing the patient for transport. 

The patient was flown from the scene in a critical condition to Brisbane's Royal Brisbane Hospital for further treatment.