Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Mareeba

A woman has died in a single vehicle crash in Mareeba yesterday afternoon (June 6).

Just before 4pm, a Toyota Hilux was traveling along the Mulligan Highway when it left the road and rolled over Harbord Creek Bridge at Desailly.

The female driver died at the scene.

A male passenger was airlifted to Cairns Hospital with head injuries while a female passenger was taken to Mareeba Hospital.

The road was closed while emergency services responded.

Forensic Crash Unit investigations are underway.

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