RACQ chopper transports patient from GKI to Rocky with suspected Envenomation
RACQ chopper transports patient from GKI to Rocky with suspected Envenomation RACQ

Young woman flown from GKI to Rocky after 'envenomation'

A WOMAN in her early 20's was flown from Great Keppel Island to Rockhampton Hospital this afternoon following a "Possible envenomation” from a marine animal.

The patient met the RACQ Capricornia Helicopter Rescue Service on the GKI airstrip at around 2:30pm this afternoon.

The woman received some treatment during the flight and was in a stable condition when she arrived at Rockhampton Hospital.

It is unclear at this stage, exactly what caused of the envenomation.