Firefighters are assisting to remove a woman from a vehicle following a car crash.
Firefighters are assisting to remove a woman from a vehicle following a car crash.

UPDATE: Woman suffers serious injuries following crash

UPDATE 9pm: All lanes have re-opened on Gavial Gracemere Rd following a major crash on Sunday afternoon which resulted in a  woman being transferred to Rockhampton Hospital with serious injuries. .  

UPDATE 6pm: ALL lanes on Gavial Gracemere Rd remain blocked between Burnett Hwy and Bruce Hwy following a serious car crash earlier this afternoon.

As of 5.25pm, emergency services were still on the scene. 

This comes after a woman in her twenties was taken to Rockhampton Hospital with serious injuries following a single vehicle incident which involved a tree.

UPDATE 5.30pm: A WOMAN in her twenties has been taken to Rockhampton Hospital following a serious car crash near Gracemere earlier this afternoon.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said the patient suffered head and pelvic injuries following the single vehicle incident which involved a tree. 

Critical care paramedics attended to the female occupant.

As of 5.30pm, Gavial Gracemere Rd had been blocked for motorists wishing to travel to Midgee.

UPDATE, 4.15pm: THE Department of Transport and Main Roads advises Gavial Gracemere Rd is blocked due to a single vehicle accident which happened earlier this afternoon.

The Queensland Police Service's forensic crash unit is on its way to the crash site to investigate the cause.

3:15pm: EMERGENCY services are responding to a car accident which happened about 3.10pm near the Burnett Hwy south of Rockhampton.

Initial reports indicate a person has been injured after a vehicle collided with a tree between Gavial Creek Rd and the Bruce Hwy.

Firefighters are removing a door from the vehicle to retrieve the patient, believed to be a woman aged in her 20s.

There is no detail regarding the extent of injuries.

More to follow.