Coomba Falls, Maidenwell.
Coomba Falls, Maidenwell.

Man dies after accident at rock pools

A man has died following an incident in Maidenwell on Sunday afternoon.

Emergency services were called to Coomba Waterhole Rd at 4.30pm.

A Queensland Ambulance Services spokesman told The Chronicle the patient was in a critical condition after paramedics were called to the scene of the incident.

It is alleged the man received critical injuries attempting to jump from rocks into the water.

The man's next of kin have been advised.

South Burnett

Bowen Basin water supply a ‘nationally significant’ priority

Premium Content Bowen Basin water supply a ‘nationally significant’ priority

A report has found ‘constrained water supply’ is limiting the growth of...

Coroner questions disparity over seatbelt regulations

Premium Content Coroner questions disparity over seatbelt regulations

Coroner: ‘Why do schoolchildren get the protection of the seatbelt where the...

GREAT DEAL: $1 for the best local news, great rewards

Premium Content GREAT DEAL: $1 for the best local news, great rewards

Your support for local journalism is vital in our community