Emergency Services: Ambulance, QAS,Photo Bev Lacey / The Chronicle
Emergency Services: Ambulance, QAS,Photo Bev Lacey / The Chronicle Bev Lacey

Man run over by semi-trailer in Chinchilla

A MAN in his 20s has been rushed to the Chinchilla Hospital after being run over by a semi-trailer this afternoon.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesperson said they were called to the scene at the corner of the Warrego Highway and Cooper Street in Chinchilla just before 1pm.

According to a Queensland Police Service spokesperson, the man was working under the truck at the time "and it looked like the driver has driven off unaware".

The man sustained serious leg injuries in the incident, but is currently in a stable condition.


Repeat youth offenders targeted with ‘suite of initiatives'

Premium Content Repeat youth offenders targeted with ‘suite of initiatives'

Commissioner: ‘suite of initiatives’ used to target youth crime

Man faces ‘absolute’ loss of licence after decades old Roma charge

Premium Content Man faces ‘absolute’ loss of licence after decades old Roma...

A man charged with disqualified driving from the 70s could face losing his licence...

Two arrested after alleged armed robbery of Maranoa servo

Premium Content Two arrested after alleged armed robbery of Maranoa servo

Police have tracked down and arrested two people after they allegedly held up a...