Man seriously injured in freak mower accident

A MAN is in a critical condition after a freak lawnmower accident on the Gold Coast this morning.

The Bulletin reports the man may lose two fingers after his lawnmower overturned at Gilston shortly before 11.30am.

It’s understood the 38-year-old’s hand became caught in the blades as he tried to stop the mower rolling on top of him.


He was rushed to Gold Coast University Hospital in a critical condition with severe lacerations to his hand.

Original article written by Robyn Wuth. Read more at the Gold Coast Bulletin.