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.