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Man airlifted after near drowning

A male tourist, aged in his sixties, has been airlifted after he nearly drowned at Lady Musgrave Island earlier today. 

The Bundaberg RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the island shortly after 11am. 

The helicopter landed on the island where the aeromedical crew then treated the man.

He was then flown to Bundaberg Hospital for further treatment.