The RACQ CQ Rescue helicopter flew a man to Mackay Base Hospital after he fell from a horse at a property west of Clermont.
The RACQ CQ Rescue helicopter flew a man to Mackay Base Hospital after he fell from a horse at a property west of Clermont.

Man suffers serious leg injury in horse fall

A MAN was flown to hospital overnight with a serious leg injury after falling from a horse at a Central Queensland property.

The 52-year-old man was mustering cattle on July 15 when he fell from the horse about 5.30pm, smashing his tibia and fibia, a RACQ CQ Rescue spokeswoman said.

The incident occurred on a property about 120km west of Clermont.

The man was taken to the Mackay Base Hospital on board the RACQ CQ Rescue helicopter.



OPINION: Aussie motorists being held to ransom

Premium Content OPINION: Aussie motorists being held to ransom

Letters to the editor, Harry’s View and Facebook comments.

Rocky Open set to deliver some red-hot competition

Premium Content Rocky Open set to deliver some red-hot competition

Leading table tennis players looking to serve up success at two-day event.

CQ venue denies same sex couple from holding wedding

Premium Content CQ venue denies same sex couple from holding wedding

Despite same sex marriage becoming legal in 2017, the couple was told they could...