Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Mount Isa 4 December

A man has died in a single vehicle crash near Mount Isa early this morning.

Initial investigations indicate around 2.30am a white Holden Rodeo utility rolled on the Barkly Highway around 50km west of the town.

Despite CPR being administered, the 29-year-old Northern Territory man who was a passenger in the vehicle died at the scene.

The 23-year-old driver also from the Northern Territory was taken to Mount Isa Hospital with serious injuries.

The highway since been reopened.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

Anyone with further information about the crash is urged to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.

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

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