Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Emerald 25 February

Police are investigating a fatal traffic crash between a car and a non-passenger train near Emerald this morning.

Initial inquiries indicated at about 7am, the 44-year-old Cornubia man, the sole occupant of the car, was driving across a level crossing, when he collided with a train.

The man passed away at the scene.

The three train drivers were not physically injured.

The Forensic Crash Unit investigation is continuing.

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