Emergency crews were called to Gladstone Central. ​
Emergency crews were called to Gladstone Central. ​

Man in his 70s hospitalised after cutting leg on grinder

A man in his 70s was taken to hospital after injuring his leg on a grinder in Gladstone Central on Thursday.

Paramedics were called to Side Street at 12.48pm.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said the man was taken to Gladstone Hospital in a stable condition with a minor laceration to his leg.


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