Seaplane crashes near Queensland Island as emergency services arrive on scene
- The incident occurred at Jumpinpin Channel, Nth Stradbroke Island
- Emergency services went to the scene
- No initial reports of injuries or deaths
A seaplane has crashed during a popular Queensland holiday, with a first photo showing the plane upside down in the water.
The incident occurred in the Jumpinpin Channel on North Stradbroke Island, which separates the island from South Stradbroke Island, at around 12:11 p.m. Thursday.
According to reports, the seaplane had crashed into the water on takeoff with two patients on board.
The emergency services came to the rescue when the seaplane crashed.
A seaplane crashed near the Jumpinpin Channel on North Stradbroke Island, with a first photo showing the plane upside down in the water. No one was reportedly injured in the incident
The two passengers reportedly made it back ashore unaided, but paramedics ruled they were unharmed.
Queensland ambulance transports the couple from the crash back to the mainland.
The seaplane has since been removed from the water.
More to come.