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Ambulance races to car battery explosion in Frenchville

A MAN in his 60s has been transferred to Bundaberg Base Hospital.
A MAN in his 60s has been transferred to Bundaberg Base Hospital. Cade Mooney

ROCKHAMPTON ambulance officers are racing to a Frenchville home, in Kerrigan St, after a car battery exploded.

It's believed a 38-year-old man, who was reportedly near the car, has burns to his face.

More information to come.

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