Chinchilla hospital damaged but emergency still open

CHINCHILLA Hospital has sustained damage in a storm this afternoon, a spokesman said.

However the emergency department and maternity services are still operating from the hospital.

Some in-patients are being transferred to other local facilities but it is business as usual for emergency and maternity services.

 

 

A large pile of hail left in the aftermath of a storm that hit Chinchilla this afternoon.
A large pile of hail left in the aftermath of a storm that hit Chinchilla this afternoon.

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