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Man, 41, wakes up on top of a building with no idea how he got there.

Man, 41, wakes up in a construction site after plunging ten metres from a rooftop – but bizarrely has no memory of how he got there

  • Man woke up on top of a building in Brisbane with no idea how he got there 
  • He had fallen five metres from a rooftop on to a construction site below 
  • He told paramedics the last thing he remembers was being on a night out

A man who woke up in a construction site on top of a building with no idea how he got there has been rescued.

The man, 41, woke up to the sound of construction in Brisbane this morning after falling ten metres from a rooftop into a crevasse below. 

He told paramedics the last thing he remembers was being on a night out in the city.

Rescue attempt: Pictures from the scene show the man being attended to on the rooftop

A man who woke up on top of a building with no idea how he got there has been rescued. Pictured: Paramedics at the scene

A man who woke up on top of a building with no idea how he got there has been rescued. Pictured: Paramedics at the scene

A doctor was winched down to the man to assess his condition before he was hoisted up with a harness by firefighters.

Pictures from the scene show the man being attended to on the rooftop. 

He was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Queensland Ambulance Service said in a statement: ‘A paramedic has abseiled down between two buildings at a construction site to assess a male patient who potentially fell 10m into a crevasse in Fortitude Valley. 

‘At this stage, the man has not sustained any apparent injuries.’

The man, 41, woke up to the sound of construction in Brisbane this morning after falling five metres from a rooftop to a structure below. Pictured: Paramedics at the scene

The man, 41, woke up to the sound of construction in Brisbane this morning after falling five metres from a rooftop to a structure below. Pictured: Paramedics at the scene

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