Man critical after being hit by truck while riding bike on Gold Coast

A 21-year-old man is fighting for life after being hit by a truck while riding his bike in Southport.

Multiple emergency crews rushed to the intersection of Innovation Drive and Allsopp Court just after midnight, after receiving reports of the crash.

Upon arrival, they found the young man suffering significant injuries to his head, abdomen and leg.


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He was treated at the scene by the High Acuity Response Unit and Critical Care Paramedics before being rushed to the Gold Coast University hospital.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson told myGC the man was transported in a critical condition.

Meanwhile, another cyclist has been hospitalised this morning after being struck by a car in Labrador.

It happened on Wilson Street just after 7am.

He’s in a stable condition.

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