Two injured after car hits cows near Jandowae

Firefighters assisted the Rescue 500 Brisbane crew and Queensland Ambulance Service at a traffic incident in Durong, north-west of ‪Kingaroy‬ last night.
Firefighters assisted the Rescue 500 Brisbane crew and Queensland Ambulance Service at a traffic incident in Durong, north-west of ‪Kingaroy‬ last night.

TWO people have been airlifted by CareFlight helicopter to a Brisbane hospital after the car they were travelling in struck two cows on the road near Jandowae.

A Queensland Ambulance Spokesman said the accident occurred on the Chinchilla/Wondai Rd near Durong north of Jandowae about 6.42pm Tuesday.

One patient believed to be in their mid-20s sustained arm, shoulder and facial injuries while a second patient in their mid-40s sustained a fractured ankle and chest injuries.

An ambulance crew from Jandowae attended the scene and treated the patients until they were airlifted by Rescue 500 Brisbane helicopter in a stable condition.

It is believed both cows were deceased at the scene.


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