Elderly man fractures hip after horse fall at Alton Downs
UPDATE 2PM: The man, in his 70s, who fell from his horse this morning was transported to Rockhampton Hospital with a possible hip fracture.
He was transported in a stable condition.
UPDATE 8.35AM: Authorities have confirmed a male has been transported to Rockhampton Hospital.
A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson couldn't confirm the extent of the injuries or the age of the man.
UPDATE 7.50AM: LOCAL paramedics are finding it hard to locate the Tyrell Rd property at Alton Downs where a horse has fallen on its rider.
QUEENSLAND Ambulance crews are making their way to an Alton Downs property after a horse fell on top of its rider.
The property is located on Tyrell Rd and occurred at 7.30am.
It's believed the rider is suffering from lower back pain.