Truck fire on M1 off ramp on the Gold Coast

Paramedics are on their way to a reported truck fire in Arundel this afternoon.

It’s understood to have happened on Smith Street off ramp around midday.

Police were called to the incident at 12.07pm, following reports of a truck fire.


A passing ambulance noticed it while travelling in the opposite direction, and is currently trying to make their way back to the scene.

Though it’s understood the driver of the truck is out of the vehicle and appears uninjured.

Traffic is building on the off ramp at the moment.

One fire crew attended the scene, though on arrival the vehicle was only smouldering.

Fire fighters say it was likely a mechanical fault, and left the scene.