Ttwo LifeFlight rescue helicopters landed near the incident … the RACQ LifeFlight chopper, at back, and the Surat Gas Aeromedical Service chopper, front  (Photo: LifeFlight)

June 12, 2023

Two LifeFlight helicopters flew two critically injured people to hospital after an incident on a private property near Cooyar on Saturday afternoon.

It is believed the pair – a man aged in his 70s, and a woman aged in her 60s – suffered traumatic injuries in a single-vehicle crash,

The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter and the Toowoomba LifeFlight Surat Gas Aeromedical Service chopper were called to help shortly before 3:00pm.

Both pilots landed their aircraft near the scene of the incident.

The RACQ LifeFlight chopper airlifted the man to Princess Alexandra Hospital in a critical condition.

The woman was flown to Gold Coast University Hospital by the LifeFlight SGAS crew.


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