Pushbike rider seriously injured in Gold Coast crash

A MAN has been rushed to hospital after being struck by a car on the Gold Coast this afternoon.

It’s understood the man was riding a pushbike when he was struck on Olsen Avenue at Ashmore just before 4.30pm.

Paramedics arrived at the scene to find the man with severe head injuries.


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One lane of traffic was closed while paramedics worked to treat and stabilise the man at the scene.

An ambulance spokesperson said he was eventually transported to Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious condition.