Motorcyclist fights for life after forestry crash

November 14, 2022 8:50 am in by
File photo courtesy of RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

Two people have been flown to hospital, one fighting for life, following separate crashes west of the Sunshine Coast.

A motorbike rider in his 40s suffered serious head, chest and leg injuries after getting thrown off his bike in forestry off Twin View Road at Wamuran around 8am on Sunday.

He was airlifted to Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in a critical condition.

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Meanwhile, another patient also transported by chopper after a vehicle rolled on the Wide Bay Highway at Kilkivan around 3pm.

The woman had to be cut from the wreckage before being airlifted to the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

A QAS spokesperson says she was transported in a stable condition.