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Rare car hits tree injuring three

Sunshine Coast based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue attended a motor vehicle accident at Amamoor near Gympie at 3:30pm this afternoon.

The accident occurred when a rare Shelby GT American Muscle car left the road and collided with a tree on the passenger side of the vehicle.

Three occupants inside the vehicle sustained multiple injuries and were trapped until Queensland Fire and Emergency Services along with Queensland Ambulance Services freed them.

RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifted the front passenger, a 26 year old male who sustained suspected chest and leg injuries, to Nambour Hospital in a stable condition.

Queensland Ambulance Services transported the driver and rear passenger by road to the Nambour Hospital for further treatment.