Motorcyclist seriously injured after slamming into tree on the Gold Coast

A MAN has been rushed to hospital following a serious traffic accident on the Gold Coast.

The man was riding a motorcycle which slammed into a tree at Robina around 1pm on Thursday.

The accident happened on Cheltenham Drive, near where it meets Bellbrook Close.


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The rider aged in his 60s was seriously injured in the collision.

He was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to hospital in an ambulance.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson said the man was transported in a serious condition.