M1 lanes reopen after significant accident on the Gold Coast

UPDATE @ 7.00 AM|The M1 has resumed northbound complying with a severe collision involving a variety of automobiles this morning.

Queensland Police confirmed a short time ago that the lanes are “gradually reopening”, nevertheless, they alerted delays are still anticipated when traffic starts relocating.

Right before 5.00 am, a ute tilled into a guard rail after the Coomera River bridge, in between Exits 57 and also 54 at Upper Coomera, before creating several other vehicles to pile up nearby.


Elder Operations Supervisor Adam Flory stated it’s thought one of the vehicle drivers may have experienced a clinical episode.

Seven individuals were treated at the scene by paramedics, nonetheless, only one required transport to health center.

The man, whose age is not known, was required to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition with head as well as neck discomfort.

EARLIER @ 5.00 AM| QUEENSLAND Police have actually blocked the northbound lanes of the M1 this morning after a major collision entailing a number of cars.

The mishap occurred following the Coomera River bridge, between Exits 57 as well as 54, in Upper Coomera right before 5.00 am.

It’s thought a ute might have initially encountered the guard rail before causing several various other automobiles to pile up close by.

A minimum of someone has actually been treated at the scene by paramedics and also required to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a steady problem.

“police claimed. “Motorists are prompted to prevent the location”.