Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Benaraby

A man has died in a traffic crash at Benaraby overnight.

Preliminary inquiries indicate at 11.30pm a truck was heading south on the Bruce Highway when a SUV, also travelling south, has collided with the rear of the truck.

A passenger of the SUV, a man in his fifties, died at the scene.

The female driver of the SUV was transported to the Gladstone Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Forensic Crash Unit investigations are continuing.

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