Firefighters and ambulance officers work to free a person from a car after it rolled over on the Capricorn Resort road north of Yeppoon. Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin
Firefighters and ambulance officers work to free a person from a car after it rolled over on the Capricorn Resort road north of Yeppoon. Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin Chris Ison

Crews working to free a person from car crash near Mercure

UPDATE 4PM: A 26-year-old Yeppoon woman is in a serious but stable condition in Rockhampton Base Hospital with suspected fractures after her Holden Jackaroo rolled on the Mercure access road at about 12.30pm.

It is believed the woman failed to negotiate the turn from Hinz Avenue onto the Mercure access road and her car rolled several times.

The woman was trapped in the vehicle for some time and emergency services had to use hydraulic equipment to free her.

Police indicated alcohol may have been a contributing factor to the accident.

 

EMERGENCY services are responding to reports of a single vehicle rollover near the resort access road near Mercure Capricorn Resort. 

Initial reports suggest someone may be trapped in the car. Crews are currently working to free a person from the vehicle.

More information to come.