BREAKING | Chaos on Gold Coast roads after spate of crashes

It’s been a busy morning for emergency crews on the Gold Coast with multiple people injured in a spate of crashes across the city.

The latest accident, which occurred just after 11.00am, has brought traffic to a standstill southbound on the M1 at Helensvale.

At least three vehicles have been involved in the crash, which has caused one car to roll.


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Four people are being treated at the scene by paramedics, with crews also working to free one of the drivers who remains trapped.

It comes after a motorbike and car collided on High Ridge Road in Gaven just after 10.30am.

The motorcyclist, a man, suffered facial injuries and has been taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious but stable condition with critical care paramedics on board.

The driver of the vehicle sustained neck and shoulder injuries and has been hospitalised in a stable condition.

Meantime, another motorist was transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition around 9.30am after a car rollover on Tamborine Oxenford Road in Upper Coomera.

While a man in his 70s is in a serious condition after crashing his mountain bike down a stormwater drain on Peachey Road in Ormeau in the early hours of this morning.