Car catches on fire after crash at Redland Bay

A MAN was taken to hospital after a car crashed into a tree and caught on fire at Redland Bay on Tuesday evening.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesperson said the man was taken in a stable condition to Redland Hospital.

The crash occurred at the intersection of Heinemann and Giles roads about 11pm.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokesperson said firefighters found the car well alight when they arrived.

They had it under control within about 10 minutes.