A Petrie man is in a critical condition after a motorbike and garbage truck collided in Cleveland on Saturday morning. Police said about 6.50am the two vehicles were travelling east along Old Cleveland Road when they collided after Scrub Road.

The rider of the motorcycle, a 58-year-old Petrie man, received serious neck and head injuries and was transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

The driver of the truck was uninjured. The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating. Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the crash to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.