A truck driver was flown to Rockhampton Hospital this morning after his vehicle rolled near Byfield, north of Yeppoon.
A truck driver was flown to Rockhampton Hospital this morning after his vehicle rolled near Byfield, north of Yeppoon. Chris Ison

Truck driver flown to hospital

THE driver of a truck which crashed near Byfield this morning has been flown to Rockhampton Hospital.

The RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service was tasked to the accident scene shortly after 8.30am.

There were initial reports that a person was trapped under a log, but that was not the case.

The driver was reported to be out of the vehicle when paramedics arrived at the scene.

The extent of his injuries are unknown at this stage.



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