A man and a teenage girl have ended up in hospital after a nasty moped crash overnight.
It’s believed they were travelling at speed along a beach side walkway in Main Beach, when they lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a light pole.
Emergency services were called to the scene off Seaworld Drive shortly after 12.30am this morning.
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Paramedics treated the man – aged in his early 30s – briefly for a serious leg injury, while the 16-year-old girl reported hip and leg pain.
Both were rushed to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.
Police believe the pair were travelling at speed when the crash occurred, due to the severity of their injuries.
Police will now investigate whether alcohol was involved.