Thrown Over Handle Bars

Sunday the 8th July – The RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service was tasked to attend a single motorcycle accident on the Glenroy Marlborough road approximately 30klms south of Marlborough. A 53 year old man was riding with friends when he left the road and crashed into a ditch.

He sustained multiple fractures after being thrown over the handle bars.

A woman passing by in a vehicle spotted the injured man laying 40 meters off the road and called emergency services.

He was treated on scene by our on board Critical Care Paramedic before being flown to the Rockhampton Base Hospital in a serious but stable condition for further treatment.

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