Police are investigating an alleged domestic violence incident in Cootharaba overnight.
Police are investigating an alleged domestic violence incident in Cootharaba overnight.

Police say dad tried to help daughter being attacked

Police say a woman, believed to be in her 20s has been critically injured after allegedly being attacked by a man at a Sunshine Coast home overnight.

A Queensland Police Service spokesman said police received a call to a home in Black Pinch Rd just after midnight on Thursday.

The spokesman said a man was being treated for a significant wound to his stomach and a woman, believed to be in her 20s was being treated for a serious facial injury and non-life threatening wound to her back.

He said a man in his 60s, believed to be the woman's father, had been injured while coming to her aid.

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Alleged wounding leaves three in hospital, two critical

Two patients are in a critical condition in Sunshine Coast University Hospital.

A man was taken to Nambour Hospital in a stable condition.

Police said the incident was a domestic violence matter and declared the area at crime scene at 1.40am Thursday.

No charges have been made and investigations are continuing.


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