Two burnt in separate incidents

TWO people have been taken to hospital with burns following separate incidents in southeast Queensland.

Paramedics were called to the first incident at Tingalpa, in Brisbane’s east, just after 8pm on Saturday.

It’s believed an aerosol can exploded in a fire, seriously injuring a man in his 40s.


Queensland Ambulance said the man sustained burns to his arms and face.

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

Paramedics were then called to a second incident involving a fire on the Sunshine Coast.

Crews were called to a location of Mudjimba Esplanade, in the seaside suburb of Mudjimba, just before 10.30pm.

It’s understood a teenage boy fell onto an open fire in bushland along the beach.

He was taken to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital in a stable condition with burns to his legs and buttocks.