Man escapes single vehicle rollover
LifeFlight's Roma SGAS helicopter has airlifted a man in his late 20s after a single vehicle rollover in Taroom.
Queensland Ambulance Services treated the patient on the scene for a fractured arm and fractured leg then transferred him to Taroom Hospital where LifeFlight's SGAS helicopter airlifted the man to the Toowoomba Base Hospital.
The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter then transferred the patient to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane in a stable condition.
2016-17 was a record year for LifeFlight for lifesaving missions with its aeromedical crews, community helicopters and Air Ambulance jets performing a record 5,342 missions throughout Queensland and around the world.
LifeFlight is a community-based charity that relies on donations from the public and community support to the LifeFlight Foundation.