Brisbane's Deadliest Intersections Made Public By RACQ
RACQ has released a list of the top ten deadliest and most dangerous intersections around Brisbane and South East Queensland.
The release shares the number of serious crashes and serious casualties recorded between 1 July 2014 until 30 June 2017.
A number of intersections in Fortitude Valley made the list, meanwhile a Logan City intersection topped the worst intersection hotspots.
“Crashes like these can be avoided by taking your time, giving way correctly, following a safe distance and obeying traffic signals and signs,” RACQ Head of Public Policy Rebecca Michael said.
So drive carefully, know your road rules and be extra careful around the below intersections.
|Rank||Serious crashes||Serious casualties||Location||Local Government area|
|1||9||13||Greenbank Rd and Mount Lindesay Hwy, North Maclean||Logan City|
|2||8||20||Clifford St and Gold Coast Hwy/ Remembrance Dr, Surfers Paradise||Gold Coast City|
|3||8||9||Tennyson St and Victoria St, Mackay||Mackay|
|4||7||14||Beerburrum Rd and Pumicestone Rd, Caboolture||Caboolture|
|5||7||9||Newnham Rd and Wecker Rd, Mount Gravatt East||Brisbane City|
|6||7||8||Gympie Arterial Rd and Webster Rd, Aspley||Brisbane City|
|7||7||8||Brunswick St and McLachlan St, Fortitude Valley||Brisbane City|
|8||6||11||Gipps Street St and Wickham St, Fortitude Valley||Brisbane City|
|9||6||10||Scottsdale Dr and Stapley Dr/ Bayswater Ave, Varsity Lakes||Gold Coast City|
|10||6||8||Pacific Hwy, On Ramp / Movieworld Access Rd, Oxenford||Gold Coast City|