Bowen Basin mine worker hospitalised
A HAIL Creek mine worker has been flown to hospital after suffering heart problems.
A RACQ CQ Rescue spokeswoman said medical crews were sent to help the 49-year-old man at the mine site, 120 km southwest of Mackay.
"He was having cardiac issues," she said.
#RACQ #CQRescue has today landed on the Hail Creek Mine helipad you airlift a patient with a cardiac condition. He has been transported in a stable condition to Mackay Base Hospital. pic.twitter.com/o8kPDsfCZT— RACQ CQ Rescue (@cq_rescue) June 5, 2020
It was not clear if the man was a worker or contractor on the site, she said.
He was taken to Mackay Base Hospital in a stable condition.