Female cyclist in serious condition after being hit by truck

A woman has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after being hit by a truck at Deagon this morning.

Initial information indicates around 5:20am a bicycle was being ridden on Braun Street when it collided with a truck near the Gateway overpass.

The 42-year-old female cyclist sustained serious head injuries and was transported to the Royal Brisbane and Woman’s hospital in a serious condition.


It is unclear what caused the incident and police are appealing for witnesses who may have seen the cyclist travelling inbound on Braun Street prior to the crash to contact Crime Stoppers.

Police have spoken with the 31-year-old male truck driver at the scene and investigations are continuing.