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Injured quad bike rider airlifted from Stanthorpe

An injured quad bike rider has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following an accident in the Southern Downs region this morning.

The 26-year-old man sustained a suspected head injury after falling off a quad bike at 4am in the vicinity of Stanthorpe.

The Toowoomba RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to airlift the rider from Stanthorpe Hospital at 7.30am.

He was flown to Toowoomba Hospital in a stable condition.