Man kicked in the head by a horse in Maryborough

A MAN in is in a stable condition after he was kicked by a horse on Friday morning.

Queensland Ambulance Service responded to the call at 6.20am.

It is believed the horse kicked the man, aged in his late-60s, in the head at a Tinana South property. He was unconscious for a period of time.

He was taken to Maryborough Hospital in a stable condition before being transported to Hervey Bay Hospital.