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Winch rescue at Sundown National Park

Early this morning the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to a stranded hiker who had fallen over and broken his ankle at Sundown National Park.

The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter received the call at approximately 3.40am but due to the unknown location of the hiker they were put on standby for a winch retrieval at first light.

The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter is currently on route to Sundown National Park and was due to arrive on scene at approximately 5.30am. 

It is believed the hiker was walking in the area when he fell over and broke his ankle.