Man airlifted by RACQ CareFlight after explosion

A man in his 20s has burns and suspected limb fractures after a tank he was working on exploded this afternoon.

The locally based RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew was tasked to a community south west of Bundaberg just before 2.30pm and landed in nearby cane fields.

It’s believed the man had been working on his boat when the accident occurred.

He was flown to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition.