A TEENAGE boy had to be airlifted to hospital on Wednesday after his throat was slashed open in a horror motorbike accident in Central Queensland.
The accident occurred in the rural community of Lonesome Creek, around 200 kilometres south of Rockhampton, around 11.30am.
It’s understood the teen was riding a motorbike when he lost control and collided with a fence.
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An ambulance spokeswoman said paramedics arrived at the scene to find the boy suffering from a laceration to his neck.
He was stabilised at the scene before being airlifted to Rockhampton Hospital for treatment.
Ambulance officers said the teen was flown in a stable condition and was placed on a spinal board as a precaution.
Investigations into the cause of the accident are continuing.