Man seriously assaulted at Peachester timber mill

DETECTIVES are investigating the serious assault of a 40-year-old man at a timber mill in Peachester yesterday afternoon. 

Initial inquiries indicate around 2pm the man was operating a front loader at the rear of the Commissioner's Flat Road premises when he was confronted by a group of around four people before being kicked and assaulted.   

The man sustained head and facial injuries and was transported to Nambour General Hopsital where he remains in a stable condition.   

Police are currently speaking with a number of witnesses to the incident as investigations continue.   

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.  


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