Gold Coast biker fights for his life after horrific head-on crash – myGC.com.au

LAST @ January 15 | Police are appealing for witnesses for a horror crash in the Numinbah Valley that left a young motorcyclist fighting for his life in hospital.

Preliminary inquiries suggest that just after 4.30pm on Friday, a motorbike and a 4×4 collided head-on along Nerang Murwillumbah Road near the intersection with Chesters Road.

The driver of the motorcycle, a 22-year-old man from Varsity Lakes, suffered serious head, chest and leg injuries.


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He was treated at the scene by paramedics before being rushed to Gold Coast University Hospital, where he is.

The driver of the 4×4, a 48-year-old woman and her 49-year-old passenger, both from the Numinbah Valley, managed to escape unscathed.

Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the accident or who may have seen the red 2005 Suzuki motorcycle or the white 2017 Mitsubishi ASX on the road before the accident to contact them.

Anyone with a dash cam is also asked to come forward as the forensic unit continues to investigate.

If you have information for the police, please contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using their 24 hour online form.

You can also report crime information anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24 hours a day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organization.

EARLIER @ January 14 | A biker is in critical condition following a horror crash with a car in the Gold Coast Hinterland.

The two vehicles collided along Nerang Murwillumbah Road at the intersection with Chesters Road in the Numinbah Valley just after 4.30pm.

The driver of the motorcycle, a man, is taken care of by paramedics.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson told myGC he was in critical condition.

The occupants of the car, a man and a woman, were taken to hospital in stable conditions.

Nerang Murwillumbah Road has been closed as the forensic unit begins its investigation.

Police are urging motorists to avoid the area, with long delays expected for some time.

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