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Rider airlifted from Motocross Mountain

RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted an injured dirt bike rider following a crash at Motocross Mountain near Cooyar.

The 23-year-old Moreton Bay man told the CareFlight crew that he crashed while approaching a jump, shortly before midday.

The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter from Toowoomba’s Clive Berghoffer CareFlight Centre flew to the scene.

Its flight doctor and intensive care flight paramedic treated the man for leg and possible spinal injuries.

He was flown to Toowoomba Base Hospital in a stable condition.