Elderly man airlifted after quad bike rollover

The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted an elderly man to hospital, after a quad bike crash.

The aeromedical crew was tasked to the scene at a private property, south of Gympie, just after midday. 

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) personnel and Queensland Police Service (QPS) officers were already on scene and Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) paramedics were treating the man, when the chopper arrived. 

He was airlifted to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital, in a stable condition, under the care of the LifeFlight Critical Care Doctor.