Ambulance staff donate a hat to shield newborn Ryder from the Gladstone sun, as he is ferried from the RFDS aircraft to the waiting ambulance, for transfer to the Emergency ward at Gladstone hospital. Ryder Bentick at 6 pounds 6 ounces was born 4 weeks and 2 days premature on 28 December 2009 at Rockhampton to parents Candace Harper and Tim Bentick.  Picture: DERRICK DEN HOLLANDER rfds090110-10
Ambulance staff donate a hat to shield newborn Ryder from the Gladstone sun, as he is ferried from the RFDS aircraft to the waiting ambulance, for transfer to the Emergency ward at Gladstone hospital. Ryder Bentick at 6 pounds 6 ounces was born 4 weeks and 2 days premature on 28 December 2009 at Rockhampton to parents Candace Harper and Tim Bentick. Picture: DERRICK DEN HOLLANDER rfds090110-10 DERRICK DEN HOLLANDER

QAS overnight roundup: June 29

South Brisbane – car and motorcycle crash

Three units are on scene at a car and motorcycle crash on Montague Rd. A male patient is being assessed by paramedics.

Cardwell – burns

A man in his 30s with a minor burn to his foot was taken stable to Ingham District Hospital after a cleaning incident at a location in Victoria Street at about 12.15am.

South Brisbane – fall from ladder

Paramedics transported a male patient in his 60s with a leg injury stable to Mater Hospital following reports he fell off a step ladder at a location in Stephens Rd just before midnight. The patient was in a stable condition.

Clifton Beach – fall from height

A man in his 40s with a back injury was transported in a stable condition to Cairns Base Hospital after reports he fell from height at a location in Yule Ave at about 11.30pm.

Logan Village – motorcycle crash

At 10.38am paramedics were called to a motorcycle crash at the intersection of North St & Waterford Tamborine Rd. Two patients were taken stable to Logan Community Hospital.

Blackwater – single vehicle crash

Five patients, including four children, were assessed after a car and cow collided on Capricorn Hwy at about 9.30pm. Reports indicated there was significant damage to the vehicle. All five patients were cleared of injury and did not require treatment or transport to hospital.

Narangba – single vehicle crash

Two patients were transported to Royal Brisbane Hospital in serious conditions after a single vehicle crash on New Settlement Rd at about 8.30pm. A man sustained shoulder and chest injuries while a second male patient was reported to have sustained multiple fractures.

Ellen Grove – fall

A male teen with a suspected leg fracture was taken stable to Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital after reports he fell from a significant distance into a ditch near Doreen Cres at about 8.20pm.

Coorparoo – possum incident

At 8.03pm paramedics responded to reports a woman in her 60s had been scratched by a possum at a location in Eighth Ave. The patient was transported in a stable condition to Mater Hospital for further treatment.

Ningi – object swallowed

A female child was taken stable to Caboolture Hospital following reports she swallowed a piece of lego at a private residence just before 7.30pm.

Capalaba – car and motorcycle crash

Two female patients were transported to hospital in stable conditions after a car and motorcycle crash on Moreton Bay Rd & Mount Cotton Rd at about 6.55pm. One patient was taken to Redlands Hospital and the other to Princess Alexandra Hospital.



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