Woman injured in crash airlifted by CareFlight

The woman was driving along a stretch of road at Bauple when she lost control near a bend.

The woman became entrapped in her vehicle before emergency services could extricate her.

RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Sunshine Coast crew responded to the accident with a Critical Care Doctor and Intensive Care Flight Paramedic treating the young woman for suspected pelvic injuries and a fractured leg.

The patient was airlifted to Nambour General Hospital in a stable condition.

One in ten of all RACQ CareFlight Rescue missions are to treat and airlift patients seriously injured in road accidents.