Queensland Ambulance Service on scene of an accident.  Photo Brenda Strong / The Observer
Queensland Ambulance Service on scene of an accident. Photo Brenda Strong / The Observer Brenda Strong GLA041212AMBO

Paramedics respond to two electric shocks in one night

PARAMEDICS were called out to two electric shock incidents reported in Hervey Bay overnight.

About 7.16pm Monday night, a man was transported to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition after a reported electric shock at a private resident.

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The man reportedly stepped on a power line.

In a second incident, a woman in her 60s was transported to Hervey Bay Hospital after reportedly sustaining an electric shock at her Kawungan residence.

She was transported in a stable condition.


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