Three pedestrians hit by car in Brisbane CBD

·News Editor

Three pedestrians have been hit by a car on a Brisbane footpath after a driver suffered a “medical episode”.

Queensland Police told Yahoo News Australia the incident occurred about 3.15pm on George Street in the city’s CBD.

An ambulance and groups of people gather after three pedestrians hit by car in George Street, Brisbane.
Three pedestrians and a driver were rushed to hospital after an incident on George Street in Brisbane. Source: David Topp/Twitter

The driver and the three pedestrians have been transported to hospital but police do not believe they are suffering major injuries.

George, Elizabeth and Adelaide streets have been blocked but police are working to open lanes in time for peak hour.

Queensland Ambulance tweeted two of the patients were taken to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital and two were taken to the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

All are in stable conditions.

The Forensic Crash Unit is currently on scene.

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