Man injured after car slams into tree
UPDATE 4.20pm: QUEENSLAND Ambulance were unable to provide any more detail regarding the injuries suffered by the 70-year-old man who crashed into a tree today.They said RACQ Rescue Helicopter was confirmed to have arrived at Rockhampton Hospital with the patient at 3.15pm.
UPDATE 2.15pm: RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue have touched town at the crash scene to take an injured man to hospital.
A spokesperson from QAS stated the man was in a stable condition.
BREAKING: PARAMEDICS rushed to a crash north of Rockhampton this afternoon where a man was injured after reportedly hitting a tree.
Crews were called to Canoona, around 45km north of Rockhampton around 1.20pm where a person was reportedly trapped inside the vehicle.
On arrival at the Atkinson Rd crash, the man was still inside the vehicle with a gash to his head.
Paramedics are on scene.
More to come.