Ipswich police are searching for a motorist alleged to have fled the scene of a hit and run at Collingwood Park on Thursday afternoon.
Ipswich police are searching for a motorist alleged to have fled the scene of a hit and run at Collingwood Park on Thursday afternoon.

Rider allegedly flees while man lay injured on road

A MOTORCYCLIST has been badly injured following a hit and run at Collingwood Park on Thursday afternoon.

It is understood the male patient was struck by an oncoming vehicle, believed to be a trail bike, just after 4pm.

The incident took place at the corner of Redbank Plains Rd and Collingwood Dr.

Three Ambulance crews were dispatched to scene, including a critical care paramedic.

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Witnesses to scene reported seeing the patient lying seriously injured on the road.

He was later transported to Ipswich Hospital in a stable condition.

The man sustained a serious head and possible leg injury, as well as minor injuries.

Police and firefighters attended the scene, which has since been cleared.

A Queensland Police spokeswoman alleged the other driver immediately fled the scene.

Investigations into the incident remain ongoing.

Traffic is now moving freely through the area.