Elderly man hospitalised after getting car stuck on Gold Coast tram tracks

An elderly man has had a close call overnight, after accidentally getting his car lodged on the tram tracks.

It happened on the Gold Coast Highway in Main Beach just before midnight.

His vehicle was stuck on the tracks for a short time, before emergency services were called.


Paramedics and police came to his aid, noting no serious injuries.

Paramedics transported the man to hospital in a stable condition as a precaution to Gold Coast University Hospital.

No one else was injured in the incident.