Skull fracture after face hits concrete

A WOMAN fractured the base of her skull after falling face first onto concrete late last night at Clermont, west of Rockhampton.

Early this morning the RACQ CQ Rescue helicopter was tasked to retrieve the 66-year-old woman.

The crew left Mackay at 9.45pm after reports that the woman had taken a heavy fall and sustained a potentially serious head injury.

The woman was stabilized and flown to Mackay Base Hospital arriving at 2.03am in a stable condition.



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