Careflight transported a woman in her mid-20s from Taroom to Toowoomba Hospital this afternoon.
Careflight transported a woman in her mid-20s from Taroom to Toowoomba Hospital this afternoon. Bev Lacey

Woman airlifted from Taroom after single vehicle accident

A WOMAN in her mid-20s was airlifted to Toowoomba after she was involved in single-vehicle accident in Taroom this afternoon.

It is believed the accident took place around midday, approximately 40 kilometres north of Taroom on the Leichhardt Highway, in the Banana Shire.

Both occupants of the vehicle were transported to the local hospital by the Queensland Ambulance Service, before CareFlight's Roma-based rescue helicopter was called.

The Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service then airlifted the woman who was suffering from back and head injuries from Taroom Hospital to Toowoomba Hospital.

The patient travelled in a stable condition.
 


Meet Dalby’s most inspirational women breaking down barriers

Premium Content Meet Dalby’s most inspirational women breaking down barriers

In celebration of International Women’s Day, we’ve profiled some of the unsung...

$19m hot spots: The cameras catching out Qld drivers

Premium Content $19m hot spots: The cameras catching out Qld drivers

Top five worst speed camera spots pull in $19m in fines

The wonder women who kept Qld safe during pandemic

Premium Content The wonder women who kept Qld safe during pandemic

The Queensland women who’ve kept us safe