Emergency services on the scene of a single-vehicle crash near Maclean
Emergency services on the scene of a single-vehicle crash near Maclean

Teen in serious condition after crash

A TEENAGER has been flown to Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious condition this afternoon after a car crashed into a tree.

Emergency services were called to the scene of the crash near Cameron St, Maclean, about 5pm.

The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter responded to the crash, and at the scene the aircraft Critical Care paramedic and doctor treated the passenger, 16-year-old female, for multiple injuries.

The teenager was transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious condition with a severe head injury.

According to Live Traffic NSW, Cameron St is closed in both directions in the hours following the crash, with emergency services still on the scene. Motorists should use Yamba Rd to get to and from Maclean..