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Teenager airlifted after Boondooma Dam quad bike accident

A teenager was airlifted from Boondooma Dam after a quad bike accident. Photo Contributed
A teenager was airlifted from Boondooma Dam after a quad bike accident. Photo Contributed Contributed

A 13-YEAR-OLD boy was airlifted from Boondooma Dam after a quad bike accident this morning.

The Brisbane teenager lost control of his quad bike and landed on all fours when he jumped off.

A Toowoomba RACQ CareFlight crew travelled to the dam at 11am.

The teenager was taken to Toowoomba Hospital with a suspected broken arm but was in a stable condition.

South Burnett

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