Lucky escape for motorist after car collides with pole in Helensvale

A man has managed to escape injury after his car crashed into a traffic light pole in Helensvale this morning.

The accident happened at the Helensvale South off-ramp just before 6.00am.

Paramedics were called to the scene and assessed the man, however he didn’t appear to have any injuries.


A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson told myGC he declined transport to hospital.

The lights are out at the intersection, with police control and traffic management currently on scene.

Motorists are urged to drive with caution through the area.