RACQ Careflight Rescue helicopter, generic. Photo Contributed
RACQ Careflight Rescue helicopter, generic. Photo Contributed Contributed

Rider airlifted to hospital after fall from horse

A 17-year-old girl who was injured after falling from a horse on a property in the South Burnett region on Saturday has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue overnight.

The teenager suffered suspected head and spinal injuries.

CareFlight's Toowoomba-based helicopter was called in from the Clive Berghofer CareFlight Centre at 5.30pm on Saturday.

The girl was retrieved from Kingaroy Hospital and flown to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital in a stable condition.


Man critically injured in horror crash, three children in car

Premium Content Man critically injured in horror crash, three children in...

EMERGENCY services are on scene following a horror crash, involving one adult, two...

Man crushed in horrifying boat trailer accident, airlifted to hospital

Premium Content Man crushed in horrifying boat trailer accident, airlifted to...

THE South Burnett man was airlifted to hospital with serious full-body injuries...

Single-vehicle crash sends three to hospital

Premium Content Single-vehicle crash sends three to hospital

PARAMEDICS treated four patients, transporting three to hospital, following a...