A man has been taken to hospital after he was pulled from a rip at a popular Gold Coast beach this afternoon.
Paramedics were called to the sand at Main Beach around 2.15 pm following reports someone had gotten in trouble in the water.
They assessed a man in his 20s briefly at the scene before taking him to hospital for further treatment.
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He’s understood to be in a stable condition but his injuries are not yet known.
No other injuries were reported.
#MainBeach – One patient was transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition after getting caught in a rip in the waters off Seaworld Drive and Muriel Henchman Drive at 2.19pm.
— Queensland Ambulance (@QldAmbulance) January 17, 2022