A man has been flown from Grafton to the Gold Coast after suffering serious head injuries from a forklift accident. Photo: File
A man has been flown from Grafton to the Gold Coast after suffering serious head injuries from a forklift accident. Photo: File

Man flown after serious head injuries from forklift accident

A MAN has been flown to a Gold Coast hospital after a forklift accident yesterday morning.

The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was called to stabilise and transport the 49-year-old man from Grafton Hospital after he sustained serious head injuries.

 

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter transported the 49-year-old man.
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter transported the 49-year-old man.

The man was being taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital.

His condition is not known.

More to come.



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