Man flown to Townsville with a wound to his chest

POLICE are investigating after a wounding incident in West Mackay early this morning.

Around 1am, a man presented to Mackay Hospital with a wound to his chest.

He has been airlifted to Townsville Hospital for further treatment and is in a critical condition.

A crime scene has since been established at a Nebo Road caravan park.

A 24-year-old woman is assisting police with their enquiries.

There is no further information available at this time.



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