September school holiday road toll

It’s been a tragic start to the September school holidays on roads in Brisbane.

A motorcyclist in his 30’s was taken to hospital after he crashed at Enoggera at around 10:00pm on Friday night.

Preliminary information indicates the motorcycle the man was riding crashed on Sicklefield Road around 10pm with Police appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact them.


The man suffered suspected serious internal injuries.

Just before 7:00pm a motorbike rider died in Calamvale.

It’s believed he was travelling along Nottingham Road when his machine left the road and collided with a fence.

Emergency services attended however the rider, a 40-year-old Calamvale man, was unable to be revived and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

And Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious two vehicle traffic crash in Ashgrove.

Initial investigations indicate just after 5pm a motorcycle was travelling south along Jubilee Terrace when it collided with a car at the intersection of Bryant Street as the car attempted to negotiate the intersection.

The motorcycle rider, a 37-year-old man from Springfield, was transported to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in a critical condition.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.