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.


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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.