A Careflight helicopter flew the boy to Brisbane's Lady Cilento Children's Hospital with head and limb injuries.
A Careflight helicopter flew the boy to Brisbane's Lady Cilento Children's Hospital with head and limb injuries. Kevin Farmer

Gympie teen airlifted with serious injuries after horse fall

A GYMPIE teenage boy has been airlifted in a critical condition from a private property near Upper Glastonbury this afternoon after falling from his horse.

The boy suffered significant injuries, and the Maroochydore-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the private property at 12.35pm this afternoon, and arrived shortly after.

The teen was flown to Brisbane's Lady Cilento Children's Hospital with head and multiple limb injuries.

He was transported in a critical condition.

Gympie Times


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