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Teenager airlifted after motocross accident

The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a teenager who suffered two suspected fractured ankles after landing heavily over a jump while riding a motocross bike outside Gin Gin.

The RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked at 10:30 am today to the accident scene on a private property at Mount Perry, south-west of Gin Gin.

The rescue helicopter's Intensive Care Queensland Ambulance Service Flight Paramedic assisted the local QAS paramedic in treating the teenager's injuries.

He was airlifted to the Bundaberg Base Hospital in a stable condition for further treatment.