M1 crash causing long delays for afternoon motorists

A single-vehicle crash is causing lengthy delays for motorists travelling on the Pacific Motorway this afternoon.

The accident happened in the southbound lanes of the M1 at Oxenford, just before Exit 62 in Helensvale.

According to the Department of Transport and Main Roads, the crash occurred in the right shoulder, with the right lane now blocked.


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As a result, traffic is quickly banking up in the area, with delays already back to Pimpama.

Motorists are now being urged to seek alternative routes or allow for extra travel time.

It’s not yet known how many people, if any, have been injured in the smash.