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CareFlight called to quad bike crash, South Burnett

RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a 70-year-old man from a property North of Murgon following a quad bike accident.

It’s understood the man fell from the off-road vehicle resulting in head injuries.

CareFlight's Sunshine Coast-based helicopter was tasked to assist the man at the scene of the accident at around 1pm.

The CareFlight clinical team on board the rescue helicopter assisted on-site emergency crews to treat the patient on the ground.

He was then airlifted to Nambour General Hospital for further treatment.