It’s been a busy day for RACQ CareFlight Rescue with the service flying nine rescue missions across the state in one day, nearly double the daily average.
It’s been a busy day for RACQ CareFlight Rescue with the service flying nine rescue missions across the state in one day, nearly double the daily average. RACQ CareFlight Rescue

Four critical airlifts for CareFlight’s Bundaberg team

IT'S been a busy day for RACQ CareFlight Rescue with the service flying nine rescue missions across the state in one day, nearly double the daily average.

Four of these were performed back-to-back by CareFlight's busy Bundaberg team.

Most recently, the Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew flew to Happy Valley on Fraser Island at around 5pm this evening to airlift a 74-year-old man who suffered injuries in a fall.

He was flown to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition.

Two of today's earlier missions involved aerial searches for missing people and another mission was to airlift a man in his 20s injured in a gas tank explosion.

He was flown to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition.



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