Man in serious condition after horror lawn mower accident

A MAN has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after becoming pinned between a lawn mower and a tree.

The accident is understood to have happened on a property at Bellmere, west of Caboolture, just before 10am today.

Emergency crews rushed to the scene and treated the man, whose age is not known, for abdominal injuries.


A QAS spokesperson said the man is believed to have been on the mower when it rolled down an embankment, pinning him against a tree.

He’s since been taken to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in a serious condition.

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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