Elderly woman critical after being hit by ute on Gold Coast

An elderly woman is fighting for life after being struck by a ute in Labrador.

It’s understood the 90-year-old was attempting to cross at the intersection of Broad Street and Muir Street when she was hit.

The accident happened just after 5.00pm on Sunday, with the woman suffering serious chest and head injuries.


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The driver of the vehicle, a 62-year-old man, managed to escape uninjured and stopped to assist at the scene.

The woman was rushed to the Gold Coast University Hospital where she remains in a critical condition.

Investigations are ongoing.