65-year-old man's legs crushed in Monkland accident
UPDATE: Investigations are continuing after a man was injured at a worksite on the Monkland earlier this morning.
The 65-year-old man is now recovering at Gympie Hospital after his legs were crushed by a fork lift at timber business Dyna Tech, in Drummond Drive industrial estate.
Workplace Health and Safety is investigating if the man was working there or a customer. The company has declined to comment at this stage.
3:30pm: INVESTIGATIONS are continuing after a man was injured at a worksite south of Gympie earlier today.
The 65-year-old man is recovering in the Gympie Hospital after his legs were crushed by a fork lift at the timber business Dyna Tech.
Workplace Health and Safety is investigating the incident.
EARLIER 11am: A pedestrian was hit with a forklift at the Gympie Industrial Estate south of Gympie.
The man in his 60s was seriously hurt in the leg at a work site on Drummond Drive in Glanmire.
Queensland Ambulance Service and critical care paramedics attended the scene.
The man was taken to the Gympie Hospital in a stable condition.