Teenager airlifted after Bruce Highway crash

October 17, 2022 10:19 am in by

A teenager has been flown to hospital and a man has suffered serious injuries, following a horror crash south-east of Mackay.

It happened at St Lawrence early yesterday morning, when a car carrying 4 passengers crashed into trees as it exited the Bruce Highway.

#StLawrence – Paramedics are on scene at a serious single-vehicle crash on the Bruce Highway at 4.11am. two patients are being treated on scene in serious conditions. A helicopter has been deployed to scene.

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The RACQ Cap Rescue helicopter was tasked to the scene at 5.10am and a female patient in her late teens was airlifted to Rockhampton Hospital with suspected spinal and head injuries.

Paramedics also transported a male patient to Mackay Hospital via ambulance, in a serious but stable condition.