Man critical after horror farm accident

AN elderly man is in a critical condition after his legs were caught in a cattle feeding machine on a Queensland farm.

The man has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue to Toowoomba Base Hospital.

It’s understood the man had been feeding stock on the Nobby property, south of Toowoomba, when his legs became snared in the rake like device.


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Five fire service crews, two QAS teams, police and the CareFlight Specialist Doctor and Intensive Care Flight Paramedic worked for two hours to free him.

Paramedics say he has extensive lower limb injuries and blood loss.

IMAGE: RACQ CareFlight

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