Man in serious condition after horror lawn mower accident

A MAN has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after becoming pinned between a lawn mower and a tree.

The accident is understood to have happened on a property at Bellmere, west of Caboolture, just before 10am today.

Emergency crews rushed to the scene and treated the man, whose age is not known, for abdominal injuries.


A QAS spokesperson said the man is believed to have been on the mower when it rolled down an embankment, pinning him against a tree.

He’s since been taken to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in a serious condition.