December 8, 2019
Seven people have been injured in separate road crashes in the South Burnett region at the weekend.
On Sunday morning, a rider was airlifted to Toowoomba Hospital in a serious condition after a motorbike crash at Blackbutt.
Emergency services were called to the incident on the D’Aguilar Highway at 7:42am.
Three people were airlifted to hospital after a truck crash on the D’Aguilar Highway at Moore on Saturday night.
A truck crashed into a tree near the intersection with Arababy Creek Road just after 9:00pm.
A QAS spokesperson said a man aged in his 30s was initially trapped in the wreckage. He was treated by paramedics at the scene for leg injuries.
A woman in her 30s was treated for back injuries and a male teenager for shoulder injuries.
All three patients were airlifted in a stable condition to Brisbane: Princess Alexandra Hospital and Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital.
On Saturday, three people were transported by ambulance to Kingaroy Hospital in a stable condition after a collision between two vehicles just outside Kingaroy.
The crash occurred at the intersection of Kingaroy-Cooyar and Aerodrome roads at Taabinga.
Emergency services were called at 10:33am.