Police appeal for information: Serious traffic crash at Mudgeeraba, QLD

Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorbike rider was seriously injured in a two-vehicle traffic crash at Mudgeeraba this morning, June 9.

Emergency services were called to Gold Coast Springbrook Road at approximately 10.15am following reports a black Yamaha motorbike had collided with a gold Toyota Landcruiser station wagon near Hardys Road.

Upon arrival, the rider, a 19-year-old Mudgeeraba man was located with serious injuries and was transported to Gold Coast University Hospital.

The other driver, an 18-year-old Mudgeeraba woman, was treated at the scene, and is continuing to assist police with investigations

Witnesses, particularly motorists with relevant dashcam footage, are urged to contact police.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

The Queensland Police Service is committed to reducing number of lives lost on our roads.

Data shows that serious crashes can be significantly reduced when drivers recognise and avoid the ‘Fatal Five’ behaviours: speeding, drink and drug driving, not wearing seatbelts, fatigue and distraction.

Road safety is everyone’s responsibility. Learn more about staying safe on Queensland roads: https://www.police.qld.gov.au/initiatives/fatal-five-staying-safe-roads

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