Man impaled on fence after fall from roof

A MAN has been rushed to hospital after being impaled on a fence in a horrific accident in Waterloo this morning.

It’s understood the man was working on a roof at a property on Belmont Street when he fell three metres around 9.15am.

Several emergency crews rushed to the scene, and on arrival, they found the man had impaled his knee on the fence.


The 68-year-old was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in a stable condition.

Police say the incident is not being treated as suspicious.