Paramedics have rushed to the scene of a crash at Glenwood this afternoon.
Paramedics have rushed to the scene of a crash at Glenwood this afternoon.

Car tumbles ‘up to 20 metres’ after Gympie region crash

UPDATE 3.15pm

QAS have specified the patient involved in the earlier crash at Glenwood has been taken to Gympie Hospital in a stable condition.

The patient, reported to be a woman in her seventies, suffered “significant upper limb” injuries in the crash.

BREAKING 1:45pm

PARAMEDICS are working to extricate a woman who crashed her car down an embankment off the Bruce Highway at Glenwood early this afternoon.

Queensland Ambulance Service officers received a call to the scene of a single vehicle crash at the Bruce Highway and Aborten Rd at around 1.16pm.

A QAS media spokeswoman said the vehicle had fallen “possibly 20 metres” down the embankment, with paramedics trying to complete a “difficult extrication”.

The driver, reported to be a woman in her seventies, was reportedly in a stable condition at the time of publication.

More to come.

Gympie Times


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