Driver on the run after ute ploughs into power pole

Investigations are underway after a driver fled the scene of a nasty rollover on the northern Gold Coast early this morning.

A Queensland Police spokesperson told myGC a blue Mazda ute was travelling east along Foxwell Road at Coomera when it lost control around 1.05am.

The vehicle then slammed into a power pole near Main Street, before rolling and coming to a stop on its roof.


“A man described by a witness as aged in his 20’s got out of the vehicle and fled the scene,” Queensland Police said in a stamenet.

He remains at large this morning, with investigations underway to track him down.

Police are working to determine whether or not the vehicle invovled was stolen.

Anyone with information is urged to come forward.

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