Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Murarrie 3 March

An 80-year-old man from The Gap has died in a four-vehicle traffic crash in Murarrie this morning.

At 10.45am, the man’s car, a Hyundai Accent and a Prime Mover collided at the intersection of Lytton Road and Creek Road.

The force of the collision pushed the man’s car into two other vehicles, a Toyota Yaris and a Hyundai I30.

The 80-year-old driver and sole occupant of the car was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The 21-year-old male driver and sole occupant of the truck was not injured during the incident.

A 59-year-old man, the driver of the Yaris was transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital with a serious head injury, while the 44-year-old female driver of the I30 was not physically injured during the crash.

The Forensic Crash unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or may have dashcam footage is urged to make contact.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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