A man is recovering at Toowoomba Hospital, after he collided with an emu and crashed his motorbike, yesterday morning.
The accident happened at Mitchell around 9:30am. LifeFlight's Roma-based Surat Gas Aeromedical Service helicopter was sent to the scene which became a joint effort on the ground, with local officers from the Queensland Police Service and paramedics from the Queensland Ambulance Service, assisting the LifeFlight aeromedical crew to assess and treat the patient.
The man was flown to hospital in a stable condition.
The emu fled the scene, without any apparent injury.
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