Six patients were transported to the Mackay Base Hospital yesterday after their car struck a cow on the Bruce Highway
Six patients were transported to the Mackay Base Hospital yesterday after their car struck a cow on the Bruce Highway File

Six hospitalised after car hits cow near Carmila

SIX people were transported to the Mackay Base Hospital overnight after their car collided with a cow on the Bruce Highway.

A spokeswoman from the Queensland Ambulance Service said six patients were travelling in the same vehicle near Carmila when their car struck a cow.

QAS became aware of the incident at 7.35pm.

The two adult patients sustained chest and neck injuries while the remaining four passengers, who were children suffered from seatbelt injuries.

A spokeswoman from QAS said all six patients were in a stable condition.



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