Tyre explodes in man's face

A MT Perry man was airlifted to hospital after a freak accident where a car tyre exploded in his face on Saturday morning.
 

AGL Action Rescue Helicopter air crewman Brent Malden said the 28-year-old man sustained gravel cuts and bruising from the accident, which happened shortly before 4am.


"He lost a few teeth and sustained some other facial injuries," he said.
 

The man was taken to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition.
 



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