Teen seriously injured after slamming into power pole on northern Gold Coast

A teenage girl has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after smashing into a power pole on the northern Gold Coast.

Emergency services were called to the single-vehicle crash on Norwell Road in Norwell just before 8am on Wednesday.

The impact of the crash left her trapped inside the vehicle, forcing Queensland Fire and Emergency Services crews to have to cut her free using hydraulic equipment.


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Queensland Ambulance have confirmed she was taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital with the High Acuity Response Unit on board for transport.

She remains in a serious condition.