Pedestrian killed by car on M1

Traffic backed up from Helensvale

Pedestrian killed by car on M1 Nine News Gold Coast

A man has died, after getting hit by two cars on the M1.

The pedestrian was struck by two vehicles in the southbound lanes just past the Gold Coast Highway exit at Helensvale shortly before 6:30 this morning.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene, while paramedics assessed the two drivers.

They were taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. 

Drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible, with traffic backed up past Coomera