RACQ Capricorn Rescue was tasked to Heron Island after a woman, 26, required urgent transportation to hospital.
RACQ Capricorn Rescue was tasked to Heron Island after a woman, 26, required urgent transportation to hospital.

Helicopter tasked to Heron Island to treat patient

A woman on Heron Island was flown to hospital on Wednesday morning.

RACQ Capricorn Rescue was tasked to the island at 8.05am after a woman, 26, required urgent transportation to hospital for severe abdominal pain.

The woman reportedly suffered pain for a number of hours and was initially treated by the island’s on duty nurse.

The patient was then treated by the on-board doctor and critical care paramedic before being stabilised for the flight to Rockhampton Hospital where she will undergo further scans and treatment.

RACQ Capricorn Rescue was tasked to Heron Island after a woman, 26, required urgent transportation to hospital.
RACQ Capricorn Rescue was tasked to Heron Island after a woman, 26, required urgent transportation to hospital.