Fatal traffic crash at Banana, QLD

Police are investigating a fatal traffic crash that occurred on the Dawson Highway at Banana yesterday afternoon, Queensland Police say.

Emergency services were called at 3.10pm after reports that a cattle truck and a sedan collided on the Dawson Highway.

The sole female occupant of the car was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The male driver of the truck was treated for minor injuries and around 70 head of cattle had to be euthanised due to their injuries.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

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