M1 traffic at a standstill causing havoc for morning commute

There’s been a massive six-car pile-up on the M1 causing some traffic chaos for morning motorists coming into the Gold Coast.

The collision happened southbound at Stapylton around 6am.

Traffic is currently at a standstill back to Tanah Merah, with the M1 is down to just one lane.


Traffic @ 6.45am

Police are urging motorists to seek an alternate route.

Three people are currently being assessed at the scene by paramedics, all are thankfully in a stable condition.

A man in his 20s has suffered a leg injury, while another man in his 20s has neck pain.

A third man has sustained a head laceration and neck pain.

More to come.