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Man airlifted from cargo ship after suffering serious leg injury

May 18, 2023 10:07 am in by
Supplied by the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter.

A man in his 30s has been flown to hospital in a serious condition, after suffering a leg injury while onboard a ship off the Central Queensland coast.

The helicopter was sent to the area located around 100 nautical miles offshore by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) around 1pm yesterday.

The man was winched aboard the helicopter, before being flown to Bundaberg Hospital in a serious condition.

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