Traffic choas after man flees serious crash and another pretends to be a car

MOTORISTS have been advised to watch out for two traffic crashes on the Gold Coast this afternoon – including a serious truck accident at Ashmore and a bizarre report of a man pretending to be a car at Helensvale.

A truck collided with two cars on Currumbarra Road near Ashmore City Centre around midday which resulted in heavy delays in the area.

There’s reports that one driver has fled the scene, while a number of injured motorists remain at the scene and are being treated by paramedics.


Motorists are urged to avoid the area, with the crash causing congestion on Currumburra Road and surrounding roads.


PICTURE: Ebony Laing

There are also reports of a crash at the intersection of Musgrave Ave & Botanical Dr, SOUTHPORT.

Meanwhile, police have received reports of a man pretending to be a Fred Flinstone Car along Siganto Drive at Helensvale.