Four in hospital as M1 crash causes major delays

Four people have been taken to hospital after a nasty crash on the M1 that’s causing traffic chaos.

A truck and car collided in the southbound lanes at Beenleigh around 2.40pm.

A teenage girl is suffering abdominal injuries and has been rushed to the Queensland Children’s Hospital in Brisbane.


A second teenage girl has been taken to the Princess Alexandra Hospital with minor head injuries.

The details of the other two patients aren’t known, but it’s understood both are stable.

The accident is causing major delays for those travelling south from Brisbane to the Gold Coast.

Traffic was banked back around 13 kilometres to Springwood.