September 26, 2020
A man has been airlifted to hospital with multiple injuries after he was crushed under a boat trailer in the South Burnett.
The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was called to assist the man at 5:00pm on Friday.
A LifeFlight spokesperson said it was believed the man had been working on the trailer, when it fell off a jack and crushed him.
Bystanders reportedly pulled him out from under the trailer.
Ambulance paramedics treated the man and transported him to a waiting helicopter.
The man, aged in his 40s, was then flown to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital, in a stable condition.
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Three people were taken by ambulance to Murgon Hospital after a single-vehicle crash on the Bunya Highway, near Murgon, on Friday evening.
Emergency services were called to the incident just after 8:00pm.
QAS paramedics assessed four people at the scene.
A QAS spokesperson said three were transported to hospital in a stable condition and the fourth did not require hospitalisation.