Paramedics were called to a private address after reports a man had fallen beneath a tractor at Tannum Sands.
Paramedics were called to a private address after reports a man had fallen beneath a tractor at Tannum Sands.

Man, 80s, hospitalised after falling beneath tractor

EMERGENCY services were called to Tannum Sands yesterday morning after reports a man had fallen beneath a tractor.

Paramedics were called to a private residence at 10am.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said a man in his 80s had fallen beneath the tractor and had sustained leg and arm injuries.

The man was taken to Gladstone Hospital in a stable condition.



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