A teenager was taken to Sunshine Coast University Hospital after a crash.
A teenager was taken to Sunshine Coast University Hospital after a crash.

Young rider rushed to hospital with 'significant' injuries

A teenager has been rushed to a Sunshine Coast hospital after he was hit by a car while riding a scooter.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said paramedics were called to the accident at Caloundra Rd and Sugarbag Rd in Little Mountain, just after 6.20pm.

He said the 15-year-old suffered "significant" injuries as a result of the crash.

He was taken to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital.