Fatal traffic crash in Bundaberg, QLD

Photo: Queensland Police

Forensic Crash Unit officers are investigating a fatal traffic crash at Qunaba tonight, Queensland Police say.

Preliminary investigations indicate around 6.45pm a man was walking on Burnett Heads Road between Grange and Bargara Roads when he was hit by a car.

A 54-year-old Burnett Heads man died at the scene.

The female driver of the car was not physically injured.

Investigations are continuing.

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Fatal traffic crash in Bundaberg, QLD

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A man has died following a traffic crash north of Bundaberg this afternoon, Queensland Police say.

Preliminary information suggests around 2.10pm a collision has occurred between a motorcycle and truck both travelling south along Rosedale Road through Meadowvale.

The 19-year-old male rider of the motorcycle from Meadowvale sustained serious injuries and was transported to Bundaberg Hospital where he later passed away.

The truck driver was uninjured.

Rosedale Road remains closed between Meadowvale Road and Witts Road while the Forensic Crash Unit investigates.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witness the crash or have dash cam footage to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously.

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