Man fighting for life, woman injured in horror motorbike crash

A man is fighting for life after a horror motorbike crash south of the Gold Coast.

It’s understood the 59-year-old was riding his motorcycle along Limpinwood Road in Tyalgum shortly before midday on Saturday, when he was thrown from his bike after crashing into a tree.

Emergency crews rushed to the scene and found the man with critical head injuries.


He was airlifted to Gold Coast University Hospital, where he remains in a critical condition.

His passenger, a 57-year-old woman, suffered shoulder and ankle injuries and was taken to Tweed Heads Hospital.

Investigations into the crash are continuing.