Authorities seek man injured in Cooloola Cove quad bike accident who fled the scene. Stock image.
Authorities seek man injured in Cooloola Cove quad bike accident who fled the scene. Stock image.

Injured man who fled scene of quad bike crash sought

AUTHORITIES are asking a 25-year-old man who fled the scene after he was injured in a quad bike accident at Cooloola Cove to come forward and seek treatment for his injuries.

It is believed the man lost control of his quad bike when he was doing donuts Saturday night around 9pm.

Queensland Ambulance Service officers treated the man at the scene while waiting for the Sunshine Coast based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter to arrive.

The man fled from the scene just before the CareFlight helicopter landed.

A search by Queensland Police failed to locate the man.

If anyone has any information regarding the incident they are urged to contact Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.