Police are investigating a serious traffic incident on the Pacific Motorway (M1) in the Gold Coast this morning.
Preliminary investigations indicate around 11.45am, a 34-year-old man was travelling northbound in a vehicle that crashed through a side barrier on the M1, near the Tallebudgera Creek bridge overpass.
It is believed the man exited the vehicle and returned to the roadside, where he was struck by a truck.
The man sustained serious injuries and was transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident – or who may have dashcam vision – is urged to contact police.
Forensic Crash Unit investigations continue.