Man critical after stabbing outside Queensland convenience store

A man has been stabbed in the chest during an argument outside a convenience store in central Queensland.


Police say the 23-year-old was wounded on Saturday night during an altercation with a group of people in West Gladstone.

He was able to drive himself to a nearby address where paramedics were called and was taken to Gladstone Hospital in a critical condition.

He has since been flown to a Brisbane hospital in a stable condition.

A 22-year-old man has been charged with grievous bodily harm and will appear in Gladstone Magistrates Court on Monday.