Queensland Ambulance Service transport two patients to Roma Hospital.
Queensland Ambulance Service transport two patients to Roma Hospital.

Vehicle rollover after trying to avoid hitting kangaroo

TWO people were transported to hospital after their car overturned on the Carnarvon Highway.

A Queensland Police Service spokesman said the driver swerved to avoid hitting a kangaroo.

The crash happened at Tingun, 30 km south of Roma at 11.56pm last night.

A 52-year-old woman and 35-year-old man were transported in a stable condition to Roma Hospital with spinal precautions.


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