BURNS: The RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service flew a man from Rolleston to Rockhampton Hospital with facial burns on November 2.
BURNS: The RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service flew a man from Rolleston to Rockhampton Hospital with facial burns on November 2.

A young man was hospitalised with facial burns

A MAN was hospitalised with facial burns from a fuel fire at Rolleston last night.

The man in his early twenties was refuelling a generator when it ignited at the Carnarvon Hwy about 7.30pm, a Queensland Ambulance spokesman said.

He was flown to Rockhampton Hospital in a stable condition on-board the RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service.


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