A man is treated for injuries after his arm was caught in a conveyor belt at Conondale. Image: AGL Action Rescue Helicopter.
A man is treated for injuries after his arm was caught in a conveyor belt at Conondale. Image: AGL Action Rescue Helicopter.

Man's arm caught in conveyor belt

A  YOUNG Mooloolaba man has been airlifted to hospital after his arm became caught in a conveyor belt at a Sunshine Coast sand and gravel plant.

The  AGL Action Rescue Helicopter rushed to the industrial accident at a Conondale sand and gravel plant  today..

The young man suffered serious injuries to his right arm and was airlifted to Royal Brisbane Hospital for treatment in a stable condition.

Meanwhile, in Gympie a 60 year old man was airlifted by the AGL helicopter after being knocked from his pushbike by a truck and run over.

The man has suffered multi trauma injuries, including serious head injuries and is currently in a serious condition at the Princess Alexandra Hospital.



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