Child, baby among five people hospitalised in multiple Gold Coast crashes

Five people, including a child and a baby, have been taken to hospital after a series of crashes on the Gold Coast.

Emergency services were first called to a two-car crash along the M1 in Pimpama around 7pm on Friday.

A male in his 40s, a pre-teen child and an infant were all taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital after sustaining minor injuries.


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Around an hour later, three cars collided at the corner of Captain Cook Drive and Brisbane Road in Arundel.

A woman in her 20s was transported in a stable condition to Gold Coast University Hospital with chest pain.

Around 10.30pm, a person was also taken to hospital after suffering minor injuries following a two-car crash at the corner of the Gold Coast Highway and Discovery Drive in Helensvale.

All five are in a stable condition.