A young man was treated by paramedics after crashing his motorbike near Clermont on Monday night.
A young man was treated by paramedics after crashing his motorbike near Clermont on Monday night.

Rescue helicopter called after woman falls from ladder

2.10PM: THE RACQ Capricorn Rescue Helicopter has been tasked to a private property north of Rockhampton after a woman in her 40s fell from a ladder.

It is believed she fell from a height of 2.5 metres, not 5 metres as originally believed.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson said the woman has sustained spinal injuries as a result of the fall.

Queensland Ambulance were called to the scene shortly after 12.40pm and the incident is still ongoing.

12.55PM: A WOMAN has been injured after falling five metres from a ladder on a property north of Rockhampton.

The accident happened on Kunwarara Road about 12.45pm.

Reports from the scene said the victim was experiencing pins and needles in the arms and had received a hit to the head.

Queensland Ambulance Service is responding.



Find out how cold it was in your CQ town overnight

premium_icon Find out how cold it was in your CQ town overnight

Much of the region plummeted below 10 degrees this morning.

COURT: 58 people facing Rockhampton Magistrates Court today

premium_icon COURT: 58 people facing Rockhampton Magistrates Court today

See the full list of people appearing in Rockhampton Magistrates Court today.

Rocky teen rushed to hospital after being ‘struck’ by car

premium_icon Rocky teen rushed to hospital after being ‘struck’ by car

He suffered a leg injury and did not make a formal complaint to police.