UPDATE @ 1.00PM | AN elderly woman has died after being hit by a car while crossing the road on her motorised scooter at Coombabah.
She was struck along Hansford Road at 11.15am, suffering critical head injuries.
Six ambulance crews including the High Acuity Response Unit and Critical Care Paramedics rushed to the scene to treat the woman but she could not be saved.
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The driver of the car involved was taken to hospital in a stable condition.
Delays are expected in the area for some time as the Forensic Crash Unit investigates.
EARLIER @ 11.30AM | POLICE have been forced to shut down a Coombabah road after a serious accident involving a motorised scooter and car.
It happened on Hansford Road around 11.15am.
Six crews are scene treating a woman, who is in a critical condition with head injuries.
The High Acuity Response Unit and Critical Care Paramedics are on scene.
Police and firefighters are also in attendance.
Motorists are being asked to avoid the area with delays expected for some time.
— Queensland Ambulance (@QldAmbulance) February 12, 2019