An elderly man has been injured after falling more than three metres from scaffolding.
An elderly man has been injured after falling more than three metres from scaffolding.

Elderly man injured after scaffolding collapses

AN ELDERLY man has been injured after falling more than three metres from scaffolding.

Emergency crews were called around 1.20pm after reports a man fell more than three metres after his scaffolding collapsed at a Tallebudgera private residence.

Paramedics, including a High Acuity Unit, transported the man in his 70s to Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.

Originally published as Elderly man injured after scaffolding collapses



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