Coal worker flown to hospital after truck rollover

A coal mine worker has been flown to hospital with suspected facial fractures after the truck he was driving rolled over at Jellinbah Mine.

The RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service was called to the site yesterday afternoon to treat to 64 year-old worker.

The man was transported to Rockhampton Base Hospital and is in a stable condition.

It is believed the worker is from New South Wales.

Jellinbah Group have been contacted for comment.


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