The Capricorn Rescue helicopter at Yeppoon.
The Capricorn Rescue helicopter at Yeppoon.

Skater flown to hospital after serious fall

A YEPPOON skater was flown to hospital last night after falling from his board.

Paramedics attended the incident on Appleton Drive at 5.53pm and determined the man in his 20s had a significant head injury.

He was flown to Rockhampton Hospital by the RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service in a serious condition for scans and treatment.



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