Queensland Ambulance Service Paramedics.
Queensland Ambulance Service Paramedics. David Nielsen

Teen rushed to hospital after Curtis Island quad bike crash

A TEENAGER has been transported to Gladstone Hospital over night after crashing a quad bike on Curtis Island.

Queensland Ambulance Service got the call at 7pm to a quad bike incident at Seaview Esplanade and Casuarina Street, Curtis Island.

QAS reported the male teen collided the quad bike into a fence and suffered from lacerations to his neck.

He was transported to Gladstone Hospital in a stable condition.



LIVE UPDATES: Southerly change has hit the fire front

LIVE UPDATES: Southerly change has hit the fire front

Local fireys are facing one of New South Wales’ largest fire fronts.

CLOSURES: Roads, parks and services closed due to fire

CLOSURES: Roads, parks and services closed due to fire

A number of roads are closed across the region due to bushfires

Animals and owners take shelter at showground.

Animals and owners take shelter at showground.

All creatures great and small are turning up at Coffs Showground seeking shelter.