Man injured in motorbike and car crash
UPDATE 2.40PM: A MAN injured in a crash on Shakespeare Street has be transported to Mackay Base Hospital for further treatment.
His condition is at this stage unknown.
Police and QFES have cleared the scene.
BREAKING: EMERGENCY crews are at the scene of a motorcycle and car crash in Mackay.
Initial reports suggest a man is lying in the middle of the road after the motorcycle he was riding crashed with a car on Shakespeare Street in West Mackay.
Both the west and eastbound lanes of the road are closed.
Queensland Ambulance Service paramedics are treating the man.
The severity of his injuries are at this stage unknown.
A Queensland Ambulance spokesman said the elderly female driver the car involved was also being treated for emotional distress.
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services and Queensland Police are also on scene.