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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.