Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Pine Creek

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating a single vehicle crash which claimed the life of a man at Pine Creek this morning.

Preliminary information indicates the car was travelling on the Isis Highway/ Childers Road, heading towards Bundaberg around 9:40am, when the driver lost control of the car, travelled over a grass verge before it collided with a concrete culvert and flipped.

A 42-year-old Gladstone man, who was a passenger in the hatchback was declared deceased at the scene.

The 44-year-old female driver, also from Gladstone and a second passenger, a 56-year-old Barney Point man were both taken to Bundaberg Hospital.

Anyone who witnessed the crash and has not yet spoken with police is asked to make contact.

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.

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

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