A file photo of Agnes Water main beach.
A file photo of Agnes Water main beach. Paul Braven GLA301215AGNES

Rescue chopper called after suspected drowning

EMERGENCY services are at the scene of Agnes Water main beach to assist a man after a suspected drowning.

Queensland Ambulance Service said they were called to the beach at 4.50pm with reports of a post-immersion incident.

A rescue helicopter was requested.

A QAS spokesman said the man has suffered critical injuries.

He said they were still at the scene. 



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