Woman airlifted to hospital after vehicle rollover

A YOUNG, adult woman was airlifted to Hervey Bay Hospital after a vehicle rollover at Fraser Island on Sunday morning.

A full four-wheel-drive rolled on the beach at the World Heritage-listed island.

The occupant were treated at the scene by Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) paramedics and the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter crew, including a woman with upper body injuries

The woman was airlifted to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition.

It was the sixth time the Bundaberg-based crew was tasked to Fraser Island this year, and is the fifth primary mission undertaken by LifeFlight across the state in less than 48 hours.

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Works on Walker St worth the wait for business owners

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'If it gets too bad...we'll still do deliveries.'

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