Contributed: Win News
Contributed: Win News

Father and daughter seriously hurt in horrific crash

A FATHER and daughter have suffered severe injuries in a serious car crash at Beerburrum overnight.

About 7pm emergency services were called to the scene of a single vehicle smash on Steve Irwin Way.

 

SERIOUS SMASH: A teenage girl has been airlifted to a Brisbane hospital after being trapped in a car with her father, after the vehicle struck a tree at Beerburrum.
SERIOUS SMASH: A teenage girl has been airlifted to a Brisbane hospital after being trapped in a car with her father, after the vehicle struck a tree at Beerburrum.

Reports suggest the car was stuck in a tree and both the teenager and her father had to be cut free by Queensland Fire and Emergency Service.

It's believed the father suffered a medical episode before the car crashed.

 

SERIOUS SMASH: A teenage girl has been airlifted to a Brisbane hospital after being trapped in a car with her father, after the vehicle struck a tree at Beerburrum.
SERIOUS SMASH: A teenage girl has been airlifted to a Brisbane hospital after being trapped in a car with her father, after the vehicle struck a tree at Beerburrum.

The girl was airlifted to the Lady Cilento hospital in Brisbane and the man was transported to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital.


Top notch tourism events benefit local businesses

Top notch tourism events benefit local businesses

Halfway There Shindig and Longest Damper attracting tourists.

Small town ecstatic after baking world record

Small town ecstatic after baking world record

World's Longest Damper Attempt was successful to reclaim the record.

Parents urged to immunise tots this flu season

Parents urged to immunise tots this flu season

The vaccine is one of the best ways to protect children from flu.