Truck crashes into Broadbeach South tram station

Emergency crews have rushed to the Broadbeach South tram station after a truck smashed into the structure.

The accident happened on the Gold Coast Highway just before 9.00am.

It’s understood a number of shade sails have been damaged, however luckily no bystanders were hurt.


One person, believed to be the driver of the truck, has been taken to Robina Hospital in a stable condition.

Two northbound lanes of the Gold Coast Highway have been closed to traffic, while Broadbeach South Station stops C and D are “temporarily unavailable”.

Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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