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Taroom man airlifted to hospital

RACQ LifeFlight Toowoomba . February 1, 2017
RACQ LifeFlight Toowoomba . February 1, 2017 Bev Lacey

A man in his late 20s has been airlifted to the Princess Alexandra hospital in Brisbane after a single vehicle rollover in Taroom.

Queensland Ambulance Services treated the man on the scene for a fractured arm and leg before transferring him to Taroom Hospital where LifeFlight's Roma SGAS helicopter airlifted him to Toowoomba.

The Toowoomba based RACQ Lifeflight Rescue helicopter then transferred him to Brisbane in a stable condition.

LifeFlight had a record year in 2016-17, with its aeromedical crews, community helicopters and Air Ambulance jets performing a record of 5,342 missions throughout Queensland and around the world.

LifeFlight is a community-based charity and relies on donations from the public and community support.

To support the LifeFlight Foundation visit www.lifeflightfoundation.org.au.


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