LifeFlight airlifts man after mustering incident

The Mount Isa RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter crew has airlifted a man to hospital, following a mustering incident.

It’s believed the man, aged in his 20s, was riding a motorcycle while mustering cattle when he came off the vehicle, causing injuries to his knee.

The helicopter was tasked to the private property south east of Camooweal, just after 6.00pm (Wed 3rd May).

The RACQ LifeFlight Rescue pilot landed near the scene, where the aeromedical team worked to treat the patient.

He was flown to the Mount Isa Hospital in a stable condition.