Pedestrian injured in workplace incident involving a forklift, Gold Coast

A man’s been hospitalised after a workplace incident involving a forklift on the northern Gold Coast this morning.

Emergency services were called to a worksite along Old Pacific Highway in Yatala just before 7.00 am, following reports of the incident.

It’s understood a forklift has run over a person’s foot.


Paramedics confirmed that they assessed a pedestrian, a man in his 30s, for an ankle injury at the scene, before taking him to the hospital for further treatment.

He’s understood to be in a stable condition.

No other injuries were reported.