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Teen backpacker airlifted from Fraser Island

RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifted a 19-year-old woman suffering abdominal condition from Fraser Island early this morning.

The Bundaberg-based helicopter was tasked to assist the woman from Denmark at approximately 5.30am.

The woman had been holidaying on the Island with a friend before being treated for acute abdominal pain.

The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted the patient to Hervey Bay Hospital for further medical testing.  

She travelled in a stable condition.