A man has suffered minor injuries in a workplace accident near Gladstone.
A man has suffered minor injuries in a workplace accident near Gladstone.

Frightening machinery accident haults CQ worksite

PARAMEDICS have attended an industrial property at Gladstone this afternoon following a frightening workplace accident.

The incident occurred around 1pm after a male employee was involved in a digger rollover.

The frightening incident took place at a Garfield St worksite, Callemondah.

It is understood the male worker did not become entrapped inside the heavy-piece machinery.

He was reportedly conscious and breathing upon paramedic’s arrival.

The patient has since been taken to Gladstone hospital in a stable condition.

QFES and QPS also attended the scene.

An investigation by Workplace Health and Safety Officers is being conducted.



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