RACQ Careflight flew to the air of a five year old girl who fell from a horse on the Sunshine Coast.
RACQ Careflight flew to the air of a five year old girl who fell from a horse on the Sunshine Coast. Contributed

Girl, 5, flown to hospital after fall from horse

RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a five-year-old girl who fell off a horse on the Sunshine Coast.

The girl had been riding the horse at a property in the Noosa hinterland when it bolted unexpectedly, causing her to fall to the ground on Sunday about 11am.

The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ CareFlight flew to the scene where its flight doctor and intensive care flight paramedic assessed the girl.

She was flown to Nambour General Hospital in a stable condition.



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