TRANSPORTED: A man has sustained significant head injuries after he was struck be a vehicle.
TRANSPORTED: A man has sustained significant head injuries after he was struck be a vehicle. FILE

Chopper rescue after man hit by car

AN AIR ambulance has been called to transport a man to Royal Brisbane Hospital after he was hit by a vehicle.

The man was hit on the Old Bruce Highway, near the road bridge, about 6.30pm Friday.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said the patient suffered significant head trauma in the accident and required immediate specialist care attention.