Cyclist seriously injured after being struck by car reversing out of driveway

A cyclist has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after colliding with a car at Gordon Park, in Brisbane’s northern suburbs.

Police say initial investigations suggest that around 7.00pm last night, the rider was cycling along a footpath when he struck a vehicle reversing out of a driveway.

The cyclist, a local man aged in his 50s, was trapped under the car for a period of time before being transported to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital with life threatening injuries.


The Forensic Crash Unit attended the scene and investigations into the crash are continuing.