Man badly hurt in grinder accident

A MAN was flown to Rockhampton Hospital this morning suffering a serious chest wound after an accident with an angle grinder.

RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue flew the patient from Blackwater Hospital about 8.30am.

The man was treated at the hospital and prepared for the flight by the doctor and paramedic on board the chopper before being transported to Rockhampton for further treatment.

He was in a serious but stable condition.



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