Two people recovering in hospital after accidents

AN ALTON Downs man and a Yeppoon woman both remain in Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital following two separate accidents in recent days.

A 51-year-old man is in a critical condition following a farming accident at Alton Downs in which a towing hitch struck him in the back on Monday.

Suspected injuries include a broken pelvis, multiple facial and head wounds and internal damage.

Patricia Forbes (pictured), 47, is in a stable condition and recovering from multiple injuries, including head injuries, following a single-vehicle motorcycle crash on Rockhampton-Yeppoon Rd on Saturday.

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Dear Deputy PM, show us the Rookwood money: QLD Government

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce in Rockhampton last year to talk about infrastructure spending and the proposed Rookwood Weir.

Letter to the federal government was given exclusively to the Bully.

Yeppoon teenager making waves in sporting ranks

TOUGH COMPETITOR: Jack Newton competes in the Queensland Canoe Marathon Championships.

Jack Newton medals in two gruelling events in two days

Truckies stranded as popular North Rocky truck stop closed

CLOSED: Yaamba Road Caltex Truckstop was fenced off and closed for renovations today leaving motorists seeking other options.

Motorists scramble for alternative fueling up options.

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