Road closed as serious crash causes multiple injuries

ONE person is trapped, two others are injured and a major road leading into Surfers Paradise has been closed following a serious traffic accident this afternoon.

It’s understood three vehicles collided on the Salerno Street and Gibraltar Drive round about in Surfers Paradise around 2.30pm, injuring multiple people.

An ambulance spokesperson said a man and woman, both aged 69, were being assessed for chest and neck pain.


A third patient, believed to be a woman, remains trapped in her vehicle with a suspected leg fracture.

A fourth person, a 25-year-old female, escaped without injury.

Police have closed Salerno Street to all traffic as Scenes of Crime officers investigate.