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CareFlight retrieves man from Lady Elliot Island

The Bundaberg-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to Lady Elliot Island just after 7am this morning to treat and transport a man in his 50s suffering anaphylactic shock.

CareFlight’s medical team treated the man on-site for around 20 minutes before flying him to Bundaberg Base Hospital.

The patient travelled in a serious but stable condition.