Teenager airlifted from remote property

A teenage boy has been airlifted from an airstrip on a remote property south of Mt Isa, after he was injured in a motorcycle accident.

He was trying to avoid hitting a kangaroo and lost control of the bike.

He was transported to the airstrip, where he was met by the Mt Isa-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Helicopter and flown to Mt Isa Hospital.