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Horse Fall Victim Suffers Suspected Head And Spinal Injuries

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UPDATE | A woman is being airlifted to Mackay Hospital with multiple injuries after she fell off a horse near Eungella.  

She was collected by the RACQ CQ Rescue Helicopter.  

EARLIER | A woman has suffered suspected head and spinal injuries after falling off a horse near Eungella on Thursday.

The victim, aged in her 20's, fell off the animal at Hail Creek at around 10:22AM and also suffered hip and pelvic injuries.  

Paramedics are treating the patient at the scene, north of Bee Creek.  

They are waiting for RACQ CQ Rescue Chopper crew to arrive.