Rainbow Beach tragedy avoided
UPDATE Friday 7am:
A YOUNG male teen was transported to Gympie Hospital yesterday evening after a beach crash involving a police car.
A Queensland Ambulance officer confirmed the incident happened on Rainbow Beach just before 5pm yesterday and the patient was stable when he was transported with a possible ankle injury.
A Gympie police officer described the accident as minor to The Gympie Times this morning.
In other news from the region a male was transported in a stable condition to Gympie Hospital aroufd 1.30am this morning with a possible head injury following an assault.
A SPOKESWOMAN for QAS confirmed an ambulance was called to Rainbow Beach at 4.56pm in response to a single vehicle incident.
Lifesavers at the Rainbow Beach Tower said they could see a Police unit and an ambulance at the scene which was roughly 200m south of the tower but could not provide any further information.
More information on this story as it comes to light.