Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Marlborough

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal a single vehicle traffic crash at Marlborough today (October 31).

Initial investigations indicate a Holden utility lost control as it travelled along Marlborough Road and crashed into a tree around 11.25am.

The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, a 25-year-old man from Yeppoon, suffered significant injuries as a result of the crash and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Investigators from the Forensic Crash Unit are appealing for anyone who saw the vehicle on Marlborough Road prior to or after the crash to come forward.

Any witnesses who may have stopped and left the scene prior to police or emergency services arriving, are also asked to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

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

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