Man in serious condition after being hit by school bus on Gold Coast

A man has been rushed to hospital after being hit by a school bus at Surfers Paradise this morning.

PHOTO: Supplied by Sinisa Vucic

PHOTO: Supplied by Sinisa Vucic

The man, aged in his 20s, was struck on Ferny Avenue near the intersection with Pandanus Avenue around 7.30am.


He was treated at the scene for head injuries before being taken to Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious condition.

There were around 14 students on the bus at the time of the incident, however no students were physically injured.

Motorists are being urged to avoid the area with Ferny Avenue southbound heavily congested with traffic being diverted along Ocean Avenue.

Investigations into the crash are ongoing.