Woman escapes serious injury in crash
A 62-year-old woman was hospitalised after a traffic collision in Gayndah at the weekend.
Emergency services were called to the scene of a traffic crash involving two vehicles on Capper St at 11.40am on Saturday.
Gayndah Police Sergeant Josh Ryan attended the scene.
“Initially concerns were held for a 62-year-old Gayndah female who was believed to be trapped in one of the vehicles,” Sgt Ryan said.
“QFES and QAS officers rendered immediate assistance which allowed for her to be extracted in a timely and safe manner.
“She was later transported to Gayndah hospital for observation.”
Police detained one of the drivers at the scene. PHOTO: ADAM MCCLEERY
“A 41-year-old man was issued a traffic infringement notice for failing to give way,” Sgt Ryan said.
HEAVY IMPACT: The 62 year old female driver was taken to Gayndah Hospital for observation.