Paramedics are on scene at a two-vehicle crash on the Burnett Highway near Eidsvold.
Paramedics are on scene at a two-vehicle crash on the Burnett Highway near Eidsvold. Jessica McGrath

Person to be airlifted after crash on Burnett Hwy

UPDATE, 2pm: A PERSON will be airlifted after emergency crews worked to free the person from a wreckage on the Burnett Hway. 

The person was being transported in a critical condition to Eidsvold Hospital where they will meet a helicopter. 

A QAS spokesman said the person was freed from the vehicle more than an hour later at 12.30pm. 

A man, who was also involved in the two vehicle crash, was transported in a stable condition to Eidsvold Hospital after receiving soft tissue injuries. 

UPDATE, 12.30pm: EMERGENCY crews are still working to free a person trapped in a vehicle along the Burnett Hway. 

A QAS spokesman said paramedics were working with firefighters to get the person out who was still entrapped in the vehicle. 

Paramedics have reported the second patient was already free from their vehicle. 

The man had some soft tissue injuries, including bruising and abrasions. 

EARLIER, 11.45am: A PATIENT is trapped in a vehicle following a crash near Eidsvold this morning.

A QAS spokeswoman said crews were on scene at the two-vehicle crash which occurred at 11.15am.

Emergency crews are tending to two patients at the crash site along the Burnett Highway near Nogo Junction Rd.

One patient is reportedly OK, while emergency crews are working to free a second patient who is trapped in one of the vehicles.

A QFES crew is en route to assist with the rescue.


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