Boy airlifted after quad bike accident

A boy has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew overnight with multiple injuries after a quad bike accident in the South Burnett.

The boy had earlier been taken to the Kingaroy Hospital.

The Sunshine Coast crew was tasked just after 7.30pm to airlift the child to the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital for further treatment for suspected head, back and chest injuries.

He travelled in a serious but stable condition.