Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Brinsmead

A man has died following a single-vehicle traffic crash in Brinsmead overnight.

Around 12.15am, the driver of a white Toyota Landcruiser travelling on Reservoir Road lost control of the vehicle which then left the road and crashed into a ditch.

The male driver was declared deceased at the scene.

The female passenger was transported to Cairns Hospital with minor injuries.

Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

Anyone travelling in the vicinity around midnight last night who has dashcam footage is urged 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.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day or call 1800 333 000.

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