M1 chaos as three cars collide at Coomera

PARTS of the M1 have reportedly been shutdown following a three-car collision at Coomera. 

The incident occurred in the northbound lanes of the Pacific Motorway at the Exit 54 off-ramp around 4pm.

It’s understood several lanes have been blocked while emergency services clear the wreckage.


The scene is causing issues for traffic on both sides of the motorway with southbound motorists backed up to Ormeau, and northbound traffic back to Helensvale.

Side service roads are also jammed as motorists scramble to avoid the area.

There are reports firefighters were forced to cut one woman from her vehicle and another two occupants in another vehicle were complaining of neck pain.

Long delays are being experienced and where possible, motorists are urged to avoid the area.