RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue (RESCUE 300) at Facing Island. Contributed
RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue (RESCUE 300) at Facing Island. Contributed Contributed

Men airlifted from Moura with chemical burns to face

TWO men who received chemical burns to their faces and arms in Moura were assisted by RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue on Monday morning.

The men were cleaning equipment when they were sprayed with ammonium nitrate.

The RACQ helicopter also attended a 37-year-old after he was bitten by a snake at his home in Moura on Sunday night.

All three men were assessed on board by the Queensland Ambulance Service and were airlifted to Rockhampton Base Hospital.