September 22, 2020
The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has flown a boy to hospital after a quad bike crash on a private property, north of Crows Nest.
It’s believed the primary school-aged boy had been attempting to perform a jump when he crashed.
He suffered head and abdominal injuries.
The helicopter was despatched to the scene, in the Pierces Creek area, about 11:30am.
The aeromedical crew joined QAS paramedics in treating and stabilising the patient, before he was transferred to the waiting helicopter.
The boy was flown to Toowoomba Hospital in a stable condition.