Police investigations are ongoing after a man sustained critical injuries in a motorcycle crash in the Mackay region.
Police investigations are ongoing after a man sustained critical injuries in a motorcycle crash in the Mackay region. Rae Wilson

Man critical after motorcycle crash near Mackay

A motorcyclist has been rushed to hospital in a critical condition after a crash north of Mackay overnight.

Emergency services were called to the single motorcycle crash at Whitehaven Dr in Blacks Beach about 11.32pm.

A man in his 30s suffered critical injuries in a motorbike crash on Whitehaven Dr in Blacks Beach about 11.30pm Monday, January 25.
A man in his 30s suffered critical injuries in a motorbike crash on Whitehaven Dr in Blacks Beach about 11.30pm Monday, January 25. Rae Wilson

The driver, a man in his 30s, was treated for critical injuries at the scene and taken to Mackay Hospital under lights and sirens.

Police investigations into the crash are ongoing.

 

Debris and police investigation markings left after a motorbike crash on Whitehaven Dr in Blacks Beach about 11.30pm Monday, January 25.
Debris and police investigation markings left after a motorbike crash on Whitehaven Dr in Blacks Beach about 11.30pm Monday, January 25.

Meanwhile, in southeast Queensland, a man in his 20s was taken to Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition after his vehicle left the road and crashed down an embankment in Tamborine Mountain in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

 

 

 

Originally published as Man critical after motorcycle crash near Mackay


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