TWO STAR ROAD: The Capricorn Highway has been issued with a dire crash safety rating.
TWO STAR ROAD: The Capricorn Highway has been issued with a dire crash safety rating. Contributed

Man frees himself from car after rollover on highway

A MAN was trapped inside a vehicle after it rolled on the Capricorn Hwy this morning.

The incident occurred near Stanwell around 7.15am.

The adult male was initially encapsulated but freed himself once emergency services had gotten there.

Paramedics assessed the man for minor injuries and he was taken to Rockhampton hospital in a stable condition.



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