TRUCK ROLLOVER: Emergency services have rushed to a truck rollover along the Warrego Hwy this morning. Picture: Bev Lacey
TRUCK ROLLOVER: Emergency services have rushed to a truck rollover along the Warrego Hwy this morning. Picture: Bev Lacey

Man airlifted in serious condition after truck rollover

UPDATE: 

A MAN in his 40s has been flown to Toowoomba Hospital in a stable but serious condition after he rolled his truck in Hopeland this morning. 

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said the man was initially trapped in the truck along Banana Bridge Rd, with fire crews extricating him from the wreck. 

He was flown to hospital in a serious but stable condition with a significant lower limb and head injury. 

EARLIER: 

A MAN in his 40s is currently trapped in a serious truck rollover in Hopeland this morning.

Emergency services rushed to the crash along Banana Bridge Rd near the Warrego Hwy about 8.10am.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said paramedics were currently treating the man who is still trapped in the truck.

A South Western Fire Communications spokeswoman said the truck was carrying a cherry picker when it has rolled onto its side.

Crews are still working to free the man from the crash, with a rescue helicopter being tasked.

Police are currently directing traffic.


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