Elderly man hospitalised after crashing quad bike into dam, Scenic Rim

An elderly man has been hospitalised after a quad biking incident in the Scenic Rim early this morning.

Emergency services rushed out to a private property along Walker Road in Gleneagle around 4.30am following reports of the crash.

On arrival, it appeared the quad bike had crashed into a dam.


Paramedics assisted the man in his 70s from waist-deep water, and briefly assessed him at the scene.

He was then rushed to the Princess Alexandra Hospital with a hip injury.

He’s understood to be in a stable condition.