Child suffers head, neck injuries in crash

A CHILD has been rushed to hospital with head and neck injuries following a nasty crash north of the Sunshine Coast.

It happened on Chapel Road at Nikenbah, near Hervey Bay, just before 2.30pm.

Queensland Ambulance said a “young female child” sustained suspected head and neck injuries in the accident.


She was transported to Hervey Bay Hospital in a serious condition.

It was not immediately clear how many other vehicles or people were involved in the incident.

The circumstances surrounding the crash are not known.

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Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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