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.


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.