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Young girl airlifted after horse fall

The Mount Isa-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew was tasked to Gregory Downs, a town approximately 120km north of Mount Isa on Saturday, where a young girl had fallen from a horse.

The young patient from Burketown had been competing in the annual campdraft event when she fell and severely broke her arm.

Once on scene the Intensive Care Flight Paramedic assisted the local QAS crew in stabilising the young girl for flight back to Mount Isa Hospital.

She travelled in a stable condition.