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CareFlight airlifts girl gored by goat

A girl has been airlifted to a Brisbane hospital overnight by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after she was gored by a goat in Queensland’s Western Downs region.

The school-aged child sustained a suspected abdominal injury in the attack, which happened at around 6pm on Monday.

RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s helicopter was dispatched from the Clive Berghofer CareFlight Centre in Toowoomba shortly after 7.30pm.

The injured girl was retrieved from Jandowae Hospital and flown to the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in a stable condition.