A baby in critical condition has died in hospital after a mother reportedly fell when she was overthrown by a magpie in southern Brisbane.
Paramedics were on duty around noon on Sunday Called to Glindemann Park in Holland Park on the corner of Lawn and Steele Streets after the mother reportedly tripped and fell while holding her baby.
The spokeswoman said the baby was in critical condition in Queensland Children’s Hospital. Councilor Kim Marx, Chairman of the City Standards, Community Health and Safety Committee, said it was a tragic accident.
“This is an extremely tragic accident and our hearts go out with it Family, “she said.
” There were a number of signs warning of flying birds in the area where this incident occurred, and our officers have now put up several more. “