A RURAL firefighter was taken to Rockhampton Hospital yesterday after a smouldering tree fell on his fire truck in the Mt Archer National Park.
PREMIER Anna Bligh made a flying visit to Rockhampton yesterday for a first-hand look at the fire-ravaged city outskirts.
UPDATE, 10am: The emergency declaration for Rockhampton's bushfires has been revoked, as fires in Norman Gardens remain under control.
PREMIER Anna Bligh has touched down in Rockhampton and is inspecting the fire-devastated areas of the city.
THE only thing separating Chris Champion's Frenchville home from a rampaging bushfire is a thin bitumen road.