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Quad bike rider suffers 'severe lacerations'

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A patient aged in their thirties was involved in a quad bike accident on a property 65km west of Rockhampton shortly before 9am on Wednesday 30 September.

RACQ Capricorn Rescue was tasked to provide urgent medical care following the incident.

Upon arrival to the scene, the on board Critical Care Paramedic and Doctor provided the initial treatment and stabilised the patient who was suffering severe lacerations to their lower limbs.

The patient was transported to the RACQ Capricorn Rescue Hangar where they were met by QAS personnel to transport them to the Rockhampton Base Hospital.

Image: Supplied by RACQ Capricorn Rescue