The RACQ Capricorn Rescue helicopter.
The RACQ Capricorn Rescue helicopter.

UPDATE: Chopper lifts injured teen from cow encounter

TUESDAY 7.15am UPDATE:

Paramedics assessed a female in her teens with head, chest and leg injuries after she was reportedly knocked over into a steel post by a cow on a private property at 4.44pm.

RFDS transported her in a stable condition to Rockhampton Hospital.

MONDAY:

RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue was called to a property southwest of Rockhampton Monday afternoon after a woman was knocked over by a cow.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman confirmed paramedics were treating a woman for head injuries after the encounter with a cow on a property at Jambin.

She said the woman was a in a serious but stable condition.

Paramedics are expected to transport the woman to a nearby location to meet the rescue chopper, which will likely airlift her to Rockhampton Hospital for further treatment.


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