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Teenager critical after tractor rollover

14.01.21

The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted an injured teenage boy, after he was involved in a tractor crash, earlier today.  It’s believed the boy and a man were on board the tractor, when it overturned and rolled several metres down a hill.  The teen was then thrown from the cabin and crushed by the…

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Man airlifted after lawn mower rollover

13.01.21

The Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted an injured man to hospital, after the lawn mower he was using rolled, crushing him underneath.  It’s believed man’s wife, used a car to pull the mower off him.  The rescue chopper was called to the scene, in the Scenic Rim region, shortly after 3pm, where the…

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Seriously injured woman airlifted after head-on collision

12.01.21

The Sunshine Coast RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has flown a woman to hospital, after she was injured in a head-on car crash this afternoon (Tues 12th Jan). The aeromedical team was sent to the scene, in the South Burnett, just after 3 o’clock.  It’s believed the woman, aged in her 20s, was travelling in a…

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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue assists with rescue of missing bushwalker

11.01.21

A woman has been found safe and well, after spending a night lost in bushland, south west of Maryborough. It’s believed the woman, aged in her 60s, had been bushwalking with several other people yesterday afternoon, when she became separated from the group. Queensland Police Service (QPS) officers started searching for her, in the Mount Walsh National…

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Man seriously injured after ride-on lawn mower rolls into ditch

04.01.21

The Sunshine Coast RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has flown a man to hospital, after he was injured in a mowing accident this morning.  The rescue chopper was called to a private property, in the Gympie region, just before midday.  It’s believed the man, aged in his 70s, had been operating a ride-on mower when he lost…

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RACQ Lifeflight Rescue airlifts 4 year old after double snake bite

03.01.21

A four year old boy has been airlifted to hospital by the Bundaberg RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter, after being bitten twice by a snake, while on Fraser Island. The child had just set out with his family, to explore, when the curious boy spotted the snake and tried to pick it up. It struck him twice, before…

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