Gold Coast driver slams into tram in Parkwood

YET another Gold Coast driver has collided with a G:link tram – this time in Parkwood.

It’s understood a young woman driving a white four-door hatchback smashed into the tram on the corner of Engineering and Parkwood Drives around 10.30am.

The tram was reportedly blocking the entrance to the Gold Coast University Hospital, however has since been moved out of the way.


Hayley Webb from Nine Gold Coast News said a female P plate driver panicked after the crash and fled the scene but returned to the scene a short time later.

There are conflicting reports as to how the incident occurred, with both the tram and car driver claiming they had the right of way.