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Brisbane traffic: Man critical after car plunges down embankment at Augustine Heights

Fadu News 2018-10-12 09:45:00

A man has suffered "critical" head injuries after his car crashed about 30 metre down an embankment off the Centenary Highway. Picture: 7 News Brisbane

A MAN has suffered “critical” head injuries after his car crashed about 30 metre down an embankment off the Centenary Highway, west of Brisbane.

Emergency crews were called to the crash at Augustine Heights about 10,30am.

Augustine Heights: A car has launched off a bridge on the Centenary Highway and landed in a dry creek bed. A man is being transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in a critical condition. Report on 7 News at 6pm. #7Newspic.twitter.com/RcEypEmjKN

— 7 News Brisbane (@7NewsBrisbane) October 12, 2018

Paramedics are currently assessing a man, the sole-occupant of the vehicle, for critical head injuries, a Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said.

It is understood the car was travelling eastbound.