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Female airlifted after motorcycle accident

The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ CareFlight helicopter was tasked to Benarkin on the Blackbutt Range to assist at the scene of a motorcycle accident Sunday morning.

The single motorcycle accident involved two riders, a husband and wife from Brisbane.

The 61-year-old female passenger suffered chest and leg injuries and was treated at the scene by the rescue helicopter's medical team and the QAS.

The patient was airlifted to the RBH in a stable condition.

The second patient was road transported by the Queensland Ambulance Service.