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CareFlight airlifts injured motocross rider from Gap Creek

RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifted a 29-year-old motorbike rider from a motocross park in the Southern Downs region today.

The male rider fell from a motocross bike causing him to suffer facial injuries.

The Toowoomba-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the scene of the accident shortly before midday.

Once on scene, the CareFlight clinical crew assisted Queensland Ambulance Service officers to treat the patient for his injuries.

He was flown to Toowoomba Hospital in a stable condition.