Man airlifted after tree falls

The 52-year-old-man had been using a chainsaw to cut the tree when the base ‘sprungback’ as the top fell to the ground.

The man’s wife made the discovery and alerted emergency authorities.

The Bundaberg based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to the scene at around 4.30pm where its Intensive Care Flight Paramedic treated the man’s injuries.

He was airlifted to Bundaberg Base Hospital in a stable condition.