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Baby boy from Gympie falls into an open fire

The four-month-old received burns to 18% of his body, reports say.

By Kate Wagner
A baby boy has been flown to Brisbane from Gympie after suffering burns to his left boy.
A paediatric team was flown from Brisbane’s Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital to Gympie Hospital overnight to airlift the four-month-old who is believed to have suffered burns to 18% of his body.
The young boy is understood to have fallen into an open fire.
He was flown in a stable condition to the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital with his mother.
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