Emergency Service personnel rescue young woman injured when she fell at Boiling Pot Noosa National Park.
Emergency Service personnel rescue young woman injured when she fell at Boiling Pot Noosa National Park. Geoff Potter

Teenager falls off rockwall

A TEENAGE girl believed to have slipped while walking the rock wall at Boiling Pot in Noosa National Park received head and neck injuries after falling two and a half metres yesterday.

Council life guards from Noosa Main Beach, paramedics and firefighters rushed to the girl's aid after they were alerted to the accident about 12.20pm.

It was initially reported she had fallen 10 metres.

The 15-year-old girl was conscious and appeared in good spirits when tended to by emergency services.

She was carried out through the park on a stretcher to an ambulance.

A Community Safety spokeswoman said she was taken to Nambour General Hospital.


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