Peak hour crash jams traffic on Gold Coast’s M1

Major delays are being experienced on the Pacific Motorway following a multi-vehicle crash at Coomera.

It’s understood the accident occurred in the southbound lanes of the M1, just before the Coomera River Bridge, around 5.30pm.

The incident is causing major delays for peak-hour traffic heading south.


Traffic is backed up 13 kilometres, from Coomera to Ormeau.

Motorists have been urged to steer clear of the area and seek an alternate route if possible.

Meanwhile, a car has taken out a set of traffic lights at a major intersection in Southport.