Crash sparks long delays for afternoon motorists on M1

Bad news for anyone heading home from Brisbane this afternoon, with a multi-vehicle crash causing long delays.

The accident happened southbound at Yatala, adjacent to Exit 38, around 4.00pm.

Three people are being assessed by paramedics, but all are believed to be stable.


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It comes after two cars and a truck collided on Beaudesert Beenleigh Road at Wolfdene in Logan around 2.30pm.

One person was taken to Princess Alexandra Hospital, while another was transported to Gold Coast University Hospital, both in stable conditions with neck pain.

A third person declined transport.

The road is completely blocked, with police warning it is expected to remain that way for at least the next two hours.

Motorists are being urged to avoid the area and to seek alternative routes.