FILE: A chopper has been tasked to rescue a man involved in a motorcycle crash in Kenilworth.
FILE: A chopper has been tasked to rescue a man involved in a motorcycle crash in Kenilworth.

Rescue chopper tasked to motorbike crash

UPDATE:

The patient was airlifted to Sunshine Coast University Hospital in a serious but stable condition.

EARLIER:

A RESCUE chopper has been tasked to a serious motorbike crash near a motocross park in the Coast's north.

Paramedics are on scene at a location off Pullen Lane in Kenilworth.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said a man believed to be in his 40s is in serious condition with significant chest, head and abdominal injuries.

The incident occurred just after 1pm.

The spokeswoman said the helicopter wasn't far away.

More to come.