Police and emergency services at the scene of the crash at the intersection of James St and Anzac Ave in Toowoomba.
Police and emergency services at the scene of the crash at the intersection of James St and Anzac Ave in Toowoomba. Louise O'Mara

Police investigate crash after motorcyclist thrown from bike

UPDATE: Police are investigating a serious traffic crash in Newtown last night, where a motorcyclist and car collided.

Officers were called to the intersection of Anzac Ave and James St about 7.40pm to the crash involving a four wheel drive and motorcycle.

Initial investigations indicate a Yamaha sports motorcycle was travelling south on Anzac Ave when the Toyota Landcruiser crossed in front of it into James St.

The rider was thrown from the motorcycle when it impacted heavily with the left side of the four wheel drive.

The rider, a 31-year-old Coomera man was taken to Toowoomba Hospital with serious injuries.

The driver of the four wheel drive, a 38-year-old woman was uninjured.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

YESTERDAY 8PM: Police have closed a major Toowoomba intersection after a motorcyclist suffered injuries in a traffic collision on Tuesday evening.

Initial reports indicate a motorcyclist and a car collided at the James St and Anzac Ave intersection about 7.45pm.

Queensland Ambulance paramedics  have transported the adult motorbike rider to Toowoomba Hospital in a stable condition.

The QAS said the they had suffered "moderate injuries" in the incident.

Queensland Police have advised that the intersection will be closed until about 10pm, and motorists are urged to avoid the area.

Investigations are continuing.



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