Man, 70, to undergo surgery in Brisbane after crash
FRIDAY: A 70-year-old man will remain in Brisbane to undergo surgery on two broken legs.
The man was riding a fully-registered, Honda 50cc road scooter when he collided with a car on Dayman St, Urgangan, about 10.50am on Tuesday.
The man was wearing a helmet and a high-visibility vest at the time of the incident.
WEDNESDAY: A spokeswoman for Hervey Bay Hospital said an elderly man involved in a crash between a mobility scooter and a car on Tuesday will be transferred to a Brisbane hospital.
"A 70-year-old man presented to Hervey Bay Hospital with multiple fractures to both lower legs," she said.
"He was stabilised and has been under observation.
"He's in a stable condition and is awaiting transfer to a Brisbane hospital."
EARLIER: An elderly man was taken to Hervey Bay Hospital after a collision between a car and a mobility scooter.
Few details were available, but the crash happened on Dayman St in Urangan about 10.50am on Tuesday.
Elderly male stable to Hervey Bay Hospital after a car & scooter crash Dayman St, #Urangan at 10.50am.— Queensland Ambulance (@QldAmbulance) October 11, 2016
Sergeant Paul Jervis said a breath test was performed on both parties at the scene and returned a negative result.
The elderly man was transported in a stable condition.