Man cut free after a single vehicle crash on the Bruce Highway
Man cut free after a single vehicle crash on the Bruce Highway

Highway cut, man hospitalised in serious crash

Emergency services were racing to free a man trapped in a car following a serious crash on the Bruce Highway north of Brisbane late on Thursday night.

All northbound lanes of the highway were closed just before the Caloundra turn-off after the accident occurred about 10.20pm

Northbound travellers have been urged to detour via Steve Irwin Way or Roys Rd.

A man in his 30s was rushed to hospital after a serious crash on the Bruce Highway just south of Caloundra on Thursday night.
A man in his 30s was rushed to hospital after a serious crash on the Bruce Highway just south of Caloundra on Thursday night.

Firefighters and paramedics were on the scene and with a rescue helicopter landing at the scene.

The 36-year-old man was eventually free'd from the vehicle, suffering a broken leg and head injuries.

He was flown to Sunshine Coast University Hospital.

Originally published as Highway cut, man hospitalised in serious crash


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