Traffic delays are impacting West Ipswich following an incident.
Traffic delays are impacting West Ipswich following an incident. Rob Williams

Man critical following single vehicle smash

A MAN is in a critical condition after his car crashed into a pole in West Ipswich this afternoon.

Police believe a medical episode may have caused the crash on Brisbane St about 2.50pm.

Queensland Ambulance Service says paramedics treated the man at the scene and will rush him to Ipswich Hospital.

The Forensic Crash Unit has been called to investigate the incident.

A police spokesman says crews are conducting traffic control at the scene.

Traffic in the area is heavy and motorists should avoid Brisbane St at West Ipswich if possible.

Motorists should avoid Brisbane St at West Ipswich if possible.
Motorists should avoid Brisbane St at West Ipswich if possible. Rob Williams