UPDATE: Father hospitalised after assault by son
UPDATE, 5.50pm: The father who earlier today suffered an assault at the hands of his adult son has been hospitalised.
It is understood a physical altercation broke out between the pair at a Berserker residence around 3.15pm.
Paramedics assessed the father on scene after he suffered a suspected fracture of the arm.
He was later transported to Rockhampton hospital in a stable condition.
The son reportedly fled by car immediately after the assault, prompting a police search.
No arrests have been made at this time,
INITIAL, 3.30pm: Police are this afternoon investigating an alleged assault in which a son has fractured his father's arm.
The alleged incident occurred at a Berserker property in Rockhampton's north just after 3.10pm.
The young suspect, believed to be in his 20s, has reportedly fled the scene by car.
It is understood a male in his 40s has also sustained some facial injuries.
QAS are currently en route to the scene.
More to come.