A trampoline went flying near a Maryborough home, nearly hitting a man who was looking outside at the wild weather.
A trampoline went flying near a Maryborough home, nearly hitting a man who was looking outside at the wild weather. Contributed

WATCH: Man has lucky escape as trampoline goes flying

A MARYBOROUGH man has had a lucky escape after a trampoline went flying past him on Tuesday during the wild weather.

Ben Turner walked out to look at the heavy rain at his house near Maryborough Hospital and was stunned a minute later when a trampoline went flying by.

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Mr Turner said the trampoline went within two metres of hitting him.

"I was just standing there and the wind was hectic so I stood back," he said.

Maryborough received more than 16mm of rain during the downpour.