Man in serious condition after crashing stolen motorbike

A man is in a serious condition after crashing an alleged stolen motorcycle at Beenleigh last night.

Around 11.40pm, an unmarked police car followed the motorcycle from Nerang Street at Waterford until losing sight of the vehicle at Martens Street at Beenleigh.

A short time later, officers located the motorcycle after it had crashed into a fence on Martens Street.


The 31-year-old rider sustained serious injuries and was transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

Police allegedly located a quantity of amphetamines, a knife and suspected stolen property at the crash scene.

Investigations are continuing.