Man critical after crashing into fence at Gatton

The Gold Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was called in to transfer the man to hospital at about 8.30pm.

The helicopter landed at the Gatton Showgrounds to pick up the patient.

He was transferred to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a critical condition.

One in ten of all RACQ CareFlight Rescue missions are to treat and airlift patients seriously injured in road accidents.