A man is in hospital after being kicked by a cow at a Cooroy property.
A man is in hospital after being kicked by a cow at a Cooroy property. contributed

Cooroy man airlifted after cow attack

A MAN aged in his 50s is in hospital after being kicked by a cow at a property near Cooroy this morning.

The man was airlifted by Sunshine Coast RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man, aged in his 50s, after he was kicked by a cow at a property near Cooroy this morning.

The man was treated for head, neck and shoulder injuries, before being flown to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital by Sunshine Coast RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter.

He is reportedly in a stable condition.

So far this year, the RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Helicopter has attended to 44 patients around Queensland with animal-related injuries involving cows, bulls, horses, sharks and snakes.


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