Man injured after falling from Surfers Paradise roof

A man has been hospitalised after falling from a roof on the Gold Coast this morning.

Emergency crews were called to a home in Surfers Paradise around 7.30am following reports a man had fallen from a height.

The man, aged in his 50s, miraculously managed to escape serious injury.


However, he was treated at the scene by paramedics for back pain before being taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital for spinal precautions.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson confirmed he was transported in a stable condition with a critical care paramedic on board.