A man was airlifted to hospital after being struck by an excavator at his Proston property. File Photo.
A man was airlifted to hospital after being struck by an excavator at his Proston property. File Photo.

Man struck by excavator airlifted to hospital

A South Burnett man was airlifted to hospital after being struck down by an excavator last night.

Emergency services were called to the Proston property at 9.05pm to attend to a male patient in his 60s, with suspected spinal injuries.

Paramedics transported the patient to Kingaroy Hospital in a stable condition and he was subsequently airlifted to the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

South Burnett

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