Yesterday evening, RACQ Capricorn Rescue was tasked to a property, about 50 miles west of Rockhampton where a man in his 50s had fallen from his horse whilst working on his property.
Yesterday evening, RACQ Capricorn Rescue was tasked to a property, about 50 miles west of Rockhampton where a man in his 50s had fallen from his horse whilst working on his property.

Man injured after falling from horse on rural property

A MAN was flown to ­hospital on Friday night after falling from a horse while working on a property east of Dingo.

At 5.41pm, paramedics were called to reports of a horse fall on a private property near Goowarra.

A man in his 50s was assessed on scene for several upper body injuries due to the fall, including head, chest and shoulder injuries.

RACQ Capricorn Rescue was called to attend.

Due to the nature of the man’s injuries, he was transported to Rockhampton Hospital in a stable condition by the Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service for further scans and treatment.


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