CareFlight airlifts Sunshine Coast teen injured in motocross accident

The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter responded to the accident just after 10.30am.

A Critical Care Doctor and Intensive Care Flight Paramedic on-board CareFlight’s helicopter treated the young man before transferring him to the Royal Children’s Hospital in a stable condition.

RACQ CareFlight Rescue has been called to the scene of eight primary missions this week, including a motor vehicle accident on a rural property near Wondai, where a teenage boy suffered suspected head, shoulder and pelvic injuries after falling off the back of a ute.

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