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Three rescued in separate incidents in CQ

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Three people have been airlifted to hospital following separate incidents in Central Queensland.

An couple in their 70s became trapped in their vehicle after it rolled into a culvert on Baralaba Rannes Road near Baralaba yesterday afternoon.

Emergency services were able to remove a woman from the vehicle, who was flown to Rockhampton Hospital in a stable condition by RACQ Capricorn Rescue.

The man was cut from the wreckage a short time later, taken to Baralaba airfield and and flown to Rockhampton in a stable condition by the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

The RACQ Capricorn Rescue helicopter had only just returned to base when it was called an incident where a woman had fallen from a horse at Raglan.

The 20-year-old was picked up and flown to Rockhampton Base Hospital in a stable condition also.

 

Image: Supplied by RACQ Capricorn Rescue