Man critical after being hit by car on busy Qld road

A man is in a critical condition after being hit by a car at Deception Bay overnight.

Police say that initial investigations suggest that shortly before 7.00pm, the man was walking on Deception Bay road when he was struck.

Paramedics treated the man, aged in his 40s, at the scene before rushing him to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital with critical injuries.


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The driver of the vehicle, a 27-year-old man from Stafford, was not injured.

Investigations by the Forensic Crash Unit are continuing.