Emergency Services, Ambulance, QAS,  Photo Bev Lacey / The Chronicle
Emergency Services, Ambulance, QAS, Photo Bev Lacey / The Chronicle Bev Lacey

Three hospitalised in truck & car collision in western CQ

UPDATE 11.45am: THREE people were taken to hospital this morning with several injuries after a truck and car collided in western Central Queensland.

A spokesperson from Queensland Ambulance Service said three people were taken to Winton Hospital after a car rolled when it hit a truck around 4.56am.

A male in his 20s was trapped in the car with leg injuries before crews got to the scene. A woman in her 30s was able to get out of the car on her own and suffered a wrist injury.

The truck driver, a man in his 40s, sustained mild head injuries and back pain.

INITIAL STORY: PARAMEDICS are assessing a number of people injured in a severe crash where a truck and car have collided in Central-Western Queensland.

Queensland Ambulance Service report three people have been injured in the crash near Winton on the Landsborough Highway at 4.56am.

A male in his 20s has suffered head and leg injuries, a woman in her 20s has a wrist injury and another man has reported chest pain.

All patients are stable.

More to come.


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