A patient in their 70s was rescued from Agnes Water on Saturday December 8.
A patient in their 70s was rescued from Agnes Water on Saturday December 8.

Rescue chopper assists patient with heart complications

AN elderly person was airlifted to hospital after suffering complications from a cardiac episode yesterday afternoon.

The RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service was called to Seventeen Seventy at 2.40pm to treat the patient in their 70s.

The patient was treated on board the Rescue 300 and flown to Rockhampton Hospital in a stable condition.



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