Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Burpengary East

Police are investigating a fatal traffic crash involving a motorcycle and a ute in Burpengary East this morning.

Preliminary investigations indicate that the ute was travelling north on the Bruce Highway Eastern Service Road around 11.20am before attempting to turn into a carpark.

A motorbike travelling behind the ute then struck the side of the vehicle before colliding with a post.

The motorcyclist, a 38-year-old Bahrs Scrub man, sustained significant injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The 69-year-old male driver of the vehicle and his female passenger were no seriously injured in the collision.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

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