Man fractures leg in boating incident on the Gold Coast

A man has been injured in a boating accident on the Gold Coast.

The incident happened in a canal off Sophie Avenue at Broadbeach Waters at around 3pm.

A Queensland Ambulance spokeswoman said a man in his 50s had sustained a fractured leg in an incident on a boat.


He is being treated by paramedics at the scene.

It was not immediately clear how the man received the injuries.

It is expected the man, once stable, will be taken to Gold Coast University Hospital for treatment.