Injured motorbike rider airlifted from Bloomsbury crash
UPDATE 3PM: A motorbike rider injured in a crash at Bloomsbury this morning has been airlifted to Mackay Base Hospital.
Emergency services were called to a collision involving a car and motorbike on the Bruce Highway about 10.20am.
A Queensland Ambulance spokeswoman said the man was in a stable condition with chest, back and neck pain.
He was initially believed to have head and neck injuries.
EARLIER 12.19PM: A MOTORBIKE rider is being treated for a head injury following a collision in Bloomsbury this morning.
Emergency services were called to a crash involving a car and motorbike on the Bruce Highway about 10.20am.
A Queensland Ambulance spokeswoman said paramedics were still on scene treating a man for head and neck injuries.
He is in a stable condition and is expected to be winched from the scene by helicopter.
A rescue helicopter has been tasked.
It is the second crash to occur on the Bruce Highway near Bloomsbury this weekend.
A 23-year-old man died overnight when a car and truck collided about 9.20pm.