Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Joyner

Police are investigating after a single vehicle crash claimed the life of a 19-year-old man this afternoon.

Preliminary information suggests the Fore Falcon ute was travelling along Protheroe Road when it lost control and crashed into bushland near Forgan Road before catching fire.

A member of the public managed to extinguish the blaze.

The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, a 19-year-old Kallangur man, sustained critical injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

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