A Queensland Ambulance at Chinchilla.
A Queensland Ambulance at Chinchilla.

UPDATE: Person trapped in excavator in stable condition

UPDATE: The person has been transported in a stable condition to Bundaberg Hospital.

Critical care paramedics attended the patient in the ambulance with no need to call out the chopper.

The person suffered lower leg injuries.

Queensland Fire and Rescue crews remain on scene.


EARLIER: A person is pinned in an excavator by a tree at Bucca.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson said the person had suffered lower leg injuries.

He couldn't confirm the age or gender of the person.

A rescue helicopter is ready to attend if needed.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services have also sent crews to the scene.


EARLIER: Queensland Ambulance Service is en route to reports of a man pinned against a tree at Bucca.

It's believed the man is 37 years old and is reportedly pinned against a tree by an excavator.

This is a developing story, more to come.