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Boy seriously injured after being hit by car

A school-aged boy has been urgently airlifted to Brisbane after being struck by a car while riding his bicycle approximately 40 kilometres outside Murgon in the South Burnett region today.

An RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was dispatched from Brisbane after midday to retrieve the seriously injured child from Murgon Hospital.

The boy, who sustained suspected head injuries, was flown to the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in a serious but stable condition.