Code one as saw falls on mans chest at fossicking site
6PM: A MALE in their 40s has been transported to Emerald Hospital in a stable condition following a heavy machinery accident at The Gemfields tonight.
4.45pm: A SAW has fallen on a patient’s chest at a Central Queensland gemfields fossicking area.
Paramedics are being called to a code one with reports of a traumatic injury to a chest.
Unconfirmed reports say a saw has fallen on a man’s chest causing lacerations to the chest.
His breathing is abnormal.
The patient is located in the Graves Hill fossicking area near Sapphire.