An intensive care paramedic stabilised the man at the scene in Yarwun before transporting him to Rockhampton hospital.
An intensive care paramedic stabilised the man at the scene in Yarwun before transporting him to Rockhampton hospital.

Man in "conveyor machine" accident rescued

RACQ Capricorn Rescue were rushing to Yarwun to rescue a 35-year-old man involved in an accident with a "conveyor machine" this morning.

The accident occurred near a quarry. 

An intensive care paramedic with the helicopter rescue crew treated the man for what is believed to be a broken leg.

"They stabilised him at the scene, before transporting him," a spokesman said. 

The crew was called to the incident at 7.52am.

The man was taken to Rockhampton Hospital for more treatment, but he is in a stable condition. 


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