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UPDATE: Emu Park man in hospital after CQ rollover

RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service has airlifted one person from a crash north of Rocky.
RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service has airlifted one person from a crash north of Rocky. RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue

UPDATE 3PM: AN Emu Park man was air-lifted to Rockhampton Hospital this morning after a single-vehicle accident in St Lawrence. 

A six-wheel truck carrying six male passengers rolled on Collaroy Killarney Road (which is a dirt road) at around 9.45am this morning. 

The team were fixing fencing and tree lopping when the accident occurred. 

The 32-year-old Emu Park was air-lifted to the hospital by the RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service with a suspected broken arm. 

UPDATE 12.15PM: ONE person is being airlifted from a crash north of Rockhampton. 

The RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service is reportedly preparing to transport a man involved in the accident to Rockhampton Hospital. 

The RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service says six people were involved in the accident at St Lawrence. 

RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service has airlifted one person from a crash north of Rocky.
RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service has airlifted one person from a crash north of Rocky. RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue

UPDATE: 11.20am: FOUR people were involved in a reported truck rollover near the Central Queensland town of St Lawrence this morning, a Queensland Ambulance spokesperson revealed.

QAS officers are on the scene of Collaroy Killarney Road treating a male patient in his 30s with an arm injury, a male in his 50s with shock but no physical injuries and two patients in their 30s with no injuries. 

It is unknown which patients were in which vehicle. 

The RACQ Capricorn Rescue Helicopter Service are attending the accident.  

It is the second crash at St Lawrence in two days, after a 29-year-old man died in a crash 29km south of the Waverley Creek rest area.

More to come. 

EARLIER: 10am: EMERGENCY services are on route to the scene of a possible roll-over in St Lawrence.

The incident occurred at about 9.45am this morning reportedly involving a truck on Collaroy Killarney Road.

It is unknown how many people were involved in the accident but police and fire crews are on their way to the incident.

Possible location of the truck rollover in St Lawrence
Possible location of the truck rollover in St Lawrence

More to follow.

READ: The incident comes days after a Bruce Hwy crash which took a St Lawrence man's life.

Topics:  accident qfes st lawrence truck rollover



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