CAR FIRE: Emergency services attend the scene of a car fire on Woods Road in Alloway, nobody was injured. Photo taken on Monday, 7 July 2015. Photo: Max Fleet / NewsMail
CAR FIRE: Emergency services attend the scene of a car fire on Woods Road in Alloway, nobody was injured. Photo taken on Monday, 7 July 2015. Photo: Max Fleet / NewsMail Max Fleet

Busy day for emergency services

EMERGENCY services had a busy day in Bundaberg yesterday with multiple call outs for road traffic incidents and fires.

At about 1.50pm, Queensland Ambulance Service personnel responded to a motorcycle crash at the intersection of Elliott Heads Rd and McCarthy St in Kepnock.

GRASS FIRE: Fire fighters battling fires across the Mackay region as wind increases
GRASS FIRE: Fire fighters battling fires across the Mackay region as wind increases Mike Knott

A QAS spokeswoman said the male rider, aged in his 30s, was taken to Bundaberg Hospital with shoulder and hip injuries.

About 3.40pm, ambulance crews attended the scene of a two-vehicle crash on Walker St in Bundaberg South.

There were no injuries and no one was taken to hospital.

A MOTORCYCLE rider has been taken to hospital following a crash this afternoon. The smash happened at the intersection of Elliott Heads Rd and McCarthy St. Photo: Mike Knott / NewsMail
A MOTORCYCLE rider has been taken to hospital following a crash this afternoon. The smash happened at the intersection of Elliott Heads Rd and McCarthy St. Photo: Mike Knott / NewsMail Mike Knott

Bingera Weir firefighters were called to a large grass fire at a property on Hills Rd in South Bingera about 1.20pm. Rural firefighters also responded to the call.

At 1.50pm, Bundaberg firefighters attended a car fire on Woods Rd East in Alloway.

There were no injuries and no one was taken to hospital.



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