A motorcyclist is fighting for his life following a horror crash on Maudsland Road on the Gold Coast yesterday evening. Police say a car and motorcycle collided at the intersection of Nerang Rd and Maudsland Rd around 5.45pm.

The 40-year-old male motorbike rider was trapped under the car until firefighters were able to free him. He has been transported to hospital in a critical condition and has been put in an induced coma.

The female driver of the car wasn’t physically injured as a result of the crash.

The Forensic Crash Unit is now investigating.