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Rescue Chopper Collects Elderly Man Nth Of Rocky

Image Credit: RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service [file photo only] 

An elderly man has been collected by the RACQ Capricorn Rescue Helicopter over the long weekend.  

The crew headed to a location approximately 70 miles north of Rockhampton where by a man in his 70's had reported having chest pain and suffering from breathing difficulties.

Once on scene the RACQ Capricorn helicopter medical crew assessed and stabilised the patient before flying him through to Rockhampton Hospital for further treatment.

The Patient was in a stable condition throughout the flight.