A MAN has been airlifted to a Gold Coast hospital in a critical condition after crashing his car into a fence in Gatton.
The 33-year-old man sustained serious facial lacerations and a suspected head injury in the accident which happened shortly before 8.30pm on Saturday.
The Gold Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to pick up the man from Gatton Showgrounds.
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He was flown to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a critical condition.
One in ten of all RACQ CareFlight Rescue missions are to treat and airlift patients seriously injured in road accidents.