Forklift accident at Yeppoon

29TH JULY – FORKLIFT ACCIDENT AT YEPPOON : A 52 year old male had been driving a forklift while working […]

29TH JULY – FORKLIFT ACCIDENT AT YEPPOON : A 52 year old male had been driving a forklift while working at a house site on a hill in Yeppoon, when it overbalanced and rolled. The man was thrown clear of the forklift but ended up approximately 20m down the hill and unconscious. He regained consciousness but was confused and had suffered a head injury as well as suspected spinal injuries.

He was treated at the scene and was transported to Rockhamption by helicopter in a serious but stable condition.

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