May 14, 2020
Three people were injured in falls from horses in the South Burnett on Thursday.
Two teenage were injured – one seriously – after falling from horses on a private property at Pimpimbudgee on Thursday afternoon.
A QAS spokesperson said emergency services were called at 2:45pm.
A medevac helicopter was also called to the incident.
One of the patients was transported by road ambulance to Kingaroy Hospital in a stable condition with head and facial injuries.
The second was airlifted to the Queensland Children’s Hospital by RACQ LifeFlight in a critical condition, also with head and facial injuries.
A man aged in his 30s was airlifted in a stable condition with a back injury to Princess Alexandra Hospital after falling from a horse at a private property at Ballogie on Thursday evening.
Emergency services were called about 5:55pm.
[UPDATED. First published as “Two Injured In Horse Falls”]