Man suffers severe burns after falling into backyard fire

A MAN has suffered severe burns after reportedly falling into a backyard fire at a house north of Brisbane.

Critical care paramedics were called to the home at Kippa Ring about 6pm on Friday.

Queensland Ambulance said the man, aged in his 40s, sustained burns to his hands, feet, abdomen and groin.


A team of paramedics worked to stabilise the man at the scene before transporting him to hospital.

He was taken to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in a stable condition.

Critical care paramedics accompanied the man in the back of the ambulance.