TWO MEN INJURED AFTER HEAD-ON CRASH SOUTH OF TWEED HEADS

Two men have been seriously injured in a head-on crash near Tweed Heads.

A Mazda sedan was travelling north on the M1 Motorway, when it crossed into the southbound lane, crashing into a Volkswagen Golf.

The vehicles’ drivers – two men aged 67 and 21 – were both trapped in the wreckage.

They were released by emergency services a short time later.

Both men were taken to Gold Coast University Hospital with serious pelvic and lower limb injuries.

The motorway was closed for an hour while the wreck was removed.

Police are now investigating and are urging anyone with information or dashcam footage to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.