Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Kepnock

A man has died following a traffic crash at Kepnock just before 5pm today.

Early investigations indicate the two vehicles, travelling in opposite directions, collided on Walker Street.

One driver, a 78-year-old man, had no pulse and was given first aid by an off duty nurse until ambulance officers could transport him to Bundaberg Base Hospital.

The man could not be revived.

The 32-year-old woman driving the other vehicle was not injured.

Police investigations will consider whether the man suffered a medical episode leading up to the crash.

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