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CareFlight airlifts boy after football accident

An 11-year-old-boy has been airlifted by the Bundaberg based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter after an accident on a football field yesterday.

The CareFlight helicopter was tasked to Mundubbera Hospital, about 140 kilometres west of Maryborough at about 6pm.

It is believed the boy had an accident on a football field and sustained possible spinal and head injuries.

The young patient was airlifted to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition.