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Infant receives medical evacuation from Fraser

The RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a nine-month-old boy from Fraser Island this morning.

The infant and his family had been enjoying a holiday on the Fraser Coast when he began suffering respiratory issues.

The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue was called to airlift the patient off the island at around 8am.

He was flown to Hervey Bay Hospital for further medical observation.

The patient travelled in a stable condition with his mother at his side.