VIDEO: Postman taken to hospital with rib injuries

UPDATE 12.15PM: A QUEENSLAND Ambulance Service spokesperson has reported that a 50-year-old man has been transported to Capricorn Coast Hospital with a rib injury following the crash. 

EARLIER: EMERGENCY services are responding to reports a postman has come off his motorcycle outside Yeppoon Central shopping centre on the corner of Rockhampton-Yeppoon Rd and Park St. 

Initial reports suggest the postman has suspected cracked ribs. 

Motorists are advised to take care if in the area as the motorcycle is reportedly still in the middle of the road and is a traffic hazard. 

Motorists are urged to avoid the area.