Man seriously injured in ‘workplace incident’ at Helensvale

UPDATE @ 12.00 PM | A MAN has been taken to hospital in a serious condition after a workplace incident at Helensvale.

Queensland Ambulance confirmed the man, aged in his 20s, was transported to Gold Coast University Hospital with chest and spinal injuries after glass panels fell on him.

The accident happened at a private residence just after 9.15am this morning.


EARLIER @ 9.40 AM | A MAN is currently being treated for serious injuries following a workplace incident at Helensvale.

Emergency crews were called to a private residence just after 9.15am this morning, following reports a heavy object had fallen on a man.

Queensland Ambulance confirmed the high acuity response unit has been tasked to the scene.

The man is understood to have spinal and chest injuries.

His condition is currently unknown.

More to come.

Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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