Man airlifted following snake bite
The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a 37-year-old man after he was bitten by a snake at Fraser Island.
The aeromedical crew were tasked to the scene just before 7:30 last night.
The man was transported to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition.
2017 was a record year for LifeFlight for lifesaving missions with its aeromedical crews, community helicopters and Air Ambulance jets performing a record 5,344 missions throughout Queensland and around the world.
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