A cyclist has been rushed to hospital with life-threatening head injuries after being hit by a car at a busy intersection at Southport on the Gold Coast.
The 45-year-old rider was struck in the eastbound lanes of Nind Street, near the intersection with High Street just before 11.30am.
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Entry to Nind Street was blocked from High and Johnston Streets while ambulance paramedics treated and stabilised the injured rider.
A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson said the man suffered life threatening head injuries and was rushed to Gold Coast University Hospital in a critical condition.