Gold Coast Man Hospitalised After Boat Capsized Off Palm Beach

Two men were treated by paramedics


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Brisbane Times

One man has been taken to hospital after his fishing boat capsized just off Palm Beach earlier this morning.

The man in his 60’s and a friend were fishing off Palm Beach at around 6:20AM this morning when the boat flipped.

The man is then believed to have become stuck underneath the boat before a passer-by jumped in to save him.

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Emergency services were called with an ambulance arriving to treat the man and his friend at the scene.

Paramedics then transported one of the men to Robina Hospital for further treatment where he now remains in stable condition.

The second man was uninjured.

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Georgie Marr

17 April 2022

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