Motor vehicle accident at Kunwarara
RACQ CAPRICORN HELICOPTER Rescue was tasked at 5.00pm to a primary Motor Vehicle Accident at Kunwarara. The incident involved a head on collision, between two vehicles near the Stanage Bay Turnoff.
The aircraft transported 2 critical patients to Rockhampton, one a 5 year old boy with suspected head injuries, who was flown directly to Rockhampton Base Hospital Helipad. The helicopter immediately returned to the scene for the second patient, a 38 year old female with a suspected fractured pelvis and wrist injuries.
Flying with Night Vision Goggles enabled the aircraft to land safely at night at the same Landing Zone.« Return to “Motor vehicle accident at Kunwarara”