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Baby airlifted from Mary Valley with hot water burns

A baby was airlifted from the Mary Valley to Brisbane after suffering hot water burns last night.
A baby was airlifted from the Mary Valley to Brisbane after suffering hot water burns last night. Photo Contributed

AN INFANT has been airlifted to Brisbane after suffering hot water burns in an accident at Bollier in the Mary Valley, a spokesman for the RACQ CareFlight helicopter rescue service said this morning.

The baby boy was taken to Lady Cilento Children's Hospital from a near-Imbil property after an emergency call just before 7pm.

The child suffered burns to the body, the spokesman said.

A CareFlight clinical team worked with Queensland Ambulance Service officers to treat the boy before flying him and his mother to Brisbane, the spokesman said.

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