Boy in­jured on quad bike

Whitsunday Times - - LOCAL NEWS -

A SEVEN-YEAR-OLD boy was hos­pi­talised af­ter fall­ing from a quad bike at a pri­vate prop­erty in Kelsey Creek.

Emer­gency ser­vices at­tended the prop­erty on Sun­day, Au­gust 4, at 9.20am.

Of­fi­cer in Charge of the Proser­pine Po­lice Sta­tion Sergeant Nathan Blain said the child was ini­tially trans­ported to the Proser­pine Hos­pi­tal and later flown to Townsville for med­i­cal treat­ment.

A po­lice me­dia spokes­woman said the boy’s in­juries were non-life threat­en­ing but still con­sid­ered se­ri­ous.

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