Spear gun accident leaves man in serious condition

January 23, 2023 7:29 am in by

A man has been airlifted to hospital after he was accidentally shot in the chest with a spear gun on Magnetic Island.

Paramedics were called to a private residence in Nelly Bay around 10.35pm on Saturday.

The man in his 20s has been flown to Townsville Hospital in a serious condition with a chest injury.

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