Chopper transports woman after horse fall
A WOMAN is recovering in Rockhampton Hospital after she fell from her horse on a property north of Biloela yesterday afternoon.
Media were alerted to the incident at 5.39pm yesterday by the RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service.
"This afternoon, RACQ Capricorn Rescue was tasked to a property about 32 kilometres north east of Biloela to attend a female patient in her 50s who had been thrown from her horse and suffered suspected internal and upper limb injuries," A helicopter spokeswoman said.
"The RACQ Capricorn Rescue helicopter met the QAS with the woman at the landing site where the on-board Doctor and Critical Care Paramedic further assessed and stabilised the woman for transport to Rockhampton Hospital.
"The woman was stable throughout the flight."
More to come.