Elderly motorbike rider loses fight for life

An elderly man has died, after losing his fight for life in a Brisbane hospital a day after a motorbike crash.

The 75-year-old was riding south on Mundoolun Road, west of Tamborine, on Thursday morning when he appears to have lost control.

The bike left the road and hit a tree, around 10.50am.


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The Forest Lake man was airlifted to the Princess Alexandria Hospital but died on Friday.

Forensic Crash Unit officers are investigating the incident.