Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Moorooka

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating a fatal traffic crash that claimed the life of a man in Moorooka this morning.

At about 10:40am a car travelling along Evans Road lost control and crashed into a house on the corner of Gladstone Street and Muriel Avenue. During the crash the car also hit a power pole.

The elderly male passenger of the car was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The driver of the car, a 79-year-old Camp Hill man, was transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have seen or has dashcam footage of a white Toyota Camry station wagon prior to the crash to contact police.

The occupants of the home were not injured during the incident.

Forensic Crash Unit continues to investigate.

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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