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Crash victim airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

A middle-aged woman has been airlifted by the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after she was found at an accident scene, on a remote stretch of road in the Balonne region.

She was located at 10am this morning. Her car had collided with a tree. It is not known how long she had been there, before being discovered.

She sustained multiple injuries in the crash and was transferred to St George airport where she was met by the RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter.

She was treated by the LifeFlight critical care team, before being airlifted to Toowoomba Hospital in a serious but stable condition. 

The 2017-2018 financial year was a record year for LifeFlight for lifesaving missions with its aeromedical crews, community helicopters and Air Ambulance jets performing a record 5,452 missions throughout Queensland and around the world.

LifeFlight is a community-based charity funded and supported by the LifeFlight Foundation

To support the LifeFlight Foundation visit:
www.lifeflightfoundation.org.au