A man has been crushed in a workplace incident at Atkinsons Dam. Picture: Supplied
A man has been crushed in a workplace incident at Atkinsons Dam. Picture: Supplied

Man crushed in workplace incident at dam

A MAN has been crushed in a workplace incident just north of Gatton with a rescue helicopter on the way to the scene.

He has suffered chest and back injuries in the incident, which Atkinsons Dam in the Somerset region about 12.30pm.

A Rescue Helicopter has been tasked to the scene and the patient remains conscious, according to a Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman.