Car hits traffic controller after being rear-ended by truck

BREAKING: Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident on the Cunningham Highway west of Warwick where a traffic controller is believed to have been injured.

It is understood a small body truck heading inbound to Warwick has struck a car which has in turn struck the traffic controller in the area undergoing roadworks near Lyndhurst Lane.

The extent of injuries is unknown at this stage.

The highway is now closed and traffic is being diverted along Washpool and Glen Rds.

Please avoid the area for now. Update to follow.