Second motorbike rider airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue
A teenage boy is the second patient to be airlifted by the RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter service this weekend after sustaining injuries in a motorbike crash yesterday.
The 13-year-old suffered suspected leg and arm injuries in the accident, which happened in the South Burnett region.
The Sunshine Coast RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked on a hospital transfer to airlift the injured boy at 6pm on Saturday.
The patient was retrieved from Kingaroy Hospital and flown to the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in a serious but stable condition.
Yesterday, a woman in her 40s was injured following a single motorcycle accident between Moore and Blackbutt on the D’Aguilar Highway.
She was airlifted by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter to Nambour General Hospital in a stable condition.