Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Merrimac

A man has died following a single vehicle traffic crash in Merrimac last night (April 4).

Inquiries indicate around 9.20pm a Mazda utility was travelling northbound on Boowaggan Road when it veered from the road and collided with a tree, near the intersection of Gooding Drive. As a result of the impact the ute rolled several times.

Police and emergency services attended the scene, however the driver and sole occupant of the car, a 55-year-old Logan Reserve man, was declared deceased at the scene.

Forensic Crash Unit investigations continue.

Police are appealing for any motorists that may have witnessed the crash or have dashcam footage to contact police.

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 or call 131 444.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

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