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Man airlifted after outback motorbike accident

The Mt Isa-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a man who was suffering head injuries, after coming off his motorbike on a property, east of Cloncurry yesterday.

A passing truck driver noticed the injured man and flagged down another motorist.

They put him in the back of a Landcruiser and took him to the nearest medical facility.

The rescue chopper flew the man, aged in his sixties, to Mt Isa Hospital.

He was in a stable condition.