RACQ CareFlight Rescue Attends Boating Fall off Lady Musgrave

The male in his late forties is believed to have suffered suspected spinal and lower back injuries after falling on the deck of the boat.

The patient was transported by the vessels tender boat to a beach on the tip of lady Musgrave Island, where the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter and crew had landed.

He was then assessed and treated by CareFlight medical staff before being transported to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition.