RACQ Careflight paramedics treat a man injured by a cow west of Miriam Vale.
RACQ Careflight paramedics treat a man injured by a cow west of Miriam Vale. RACQ Careflight Rescue

Man airlifted after being hurt by agitated cow

A MAN was airlifted from Miriam Vale after being injured by a cow on Thursday.

The man, in his sixties, was attempting to move cattle onto a truck when one of the cows became agitated and injured him, shortly before 2pm.

RACQ CareFlight Rescue flew to help the man at a cattle yard west of Miriam Vale.

The Bundaberg-based rescue helicopter brought an intensive care flight paramedic, who treated the man for an injury to his pelvis.

The man was airlifted to Bundaberg Base Hospital in a stable condition.