Man injured after boat fire at Gold Coast shipping yard

A man has been seriously injured after a boat caught fire at a shipping yard in Coomera.

Emergency services were called to Boatworks Drive just after 1.30pm on Wednesday afternoon.

It’s understood the 33-year-old man was working in the hull of a boat when fuel ignited.


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He is suffering burns to his face and limbs.

The man has been rushed to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in a serious but stable condition with critical care paramedics on board.