A 24-year-old female rider has been seriously injured in a three-vehicle crash in north Brisbane this morning (25 February 2020). Queensland Police say the rider was stopped behind a bus at traffic lights on Stafford Road, Gordon Park, about 8.40am when a utility hit her, catapulting her into the bus. She was transported to Royal Brisbane and Woman’s Hospital in a serious condition. Our sincere best wishes for a full and speedy recovery. The driver of the utility and the driver and passengers on the bus were not physical injured. Forensic Crash Unit is seeking witnesses to the crash who have dashcam footage to contact police. If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day. You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day. Quote this reference number: QP2000392368 Comment We don’t know the full circumstances of the crash and don’t want to create any illusions of fault.See alsoMotorbike newsRecallsAfrica Twin recall on clogged tanks issue This situation reminds us that lane filtering takes a rider out of a vulnerable position in a queue of traffic, protecting them from being rear-ended. In Queensland it is legal to lane filter next to a bus, although not officially recommended.