Man critical after fall from escalator at Qld shopping centre

A MAN is fighting for life after falling down an escalator at a shopping centre in Brisbane.

Emergency crews were called to Indooroopilly Shopping Centre on Moggill Road about 5.00pm on Thursday, after a man in his 50’s suffered the horror fall.

The shopper was treated at the centre by both a critical care paramedic and High Acuity Response Unit paramedic for a significant head injury.


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He was then taken to the Royal Brisbane Hospital in a critical condition.

Reports suggest the man may have suffered a medical episode prior to the fall.

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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