Children among seven injured in Gold Coast bus crash

SEVEN people, including five children, have been taken to hospital following a bus crash on the Gold Coast.

It’s understood the bus smashed into a number of parked cars on Brooke Avenue in Southport about 1pm.

Multiple ambulances were dispatched to the scene were paramedics assessed nine people.


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Queensland Ambulance said seven patients were transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital.

Among those taken to hospital were a teenage girl, three young children and a female infant.

A woman in her 20s and a man in his 50s were also transported with minor injuries.

Gold Coast University Hospital

Gold Coast University Hospital | PHOTO: © zstock /

Queensland Ambulance said all seven patients were in a stable condition.

Another two people, a teenage boy and a man aged in his 20s were assessed at the scene but not treated.

There are reports the driver of the bus passed out behind the wheel after suffering a medical condition.