A woman was airlfited after a crash on the Burnett Hwy this afternoon
A woman was airlfited after a crash on the Burnett Hwy this afternoon

Woman airlifted after Burnett Hwy crash

A WOMAN was airlifted after a crash on the Burnett Hwy, near Booubyjan about 4pm this afternoon. 

The woman, aged in her early 80s was in a camper van which ran off the road and collided with a tree this afternoon. 

The RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper was sent to the scene and airlifted the woman to Nambour Hospital on the Sunshine Coast, 

Police said the woman was now in a stable condition. 

A woman was airlifted after a crash on the Burnett Hwy this afternoon
A woman was airlifted after a crash on the Burnett Hwy this afternoon

The crash happened just hours after two people suffered life threatening injuries in a serious incident on the Capricorn Hwy in the state's north. 

That two vehicle crash left a man and a woman with serious injuries and they have since been taken to Emerald Hospital in a critical condition. 

At least one of the vehicles in the crash flipped. 


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