Police update: Appeal for witness: Fatal traffic crash at Ipswich

Forensic Crash Unit officers are seeking public assistance to help locate a driver that may be able to assist in the investigation of a fatal traffic crash in Ipswich this afternoon.

Police would like the driver of a blue Toyota Camry (pictured below) that was travelling along East Street in Ipswich at 11am this morning (July 2) to come forward and speak to police.

Police continue to appeal for anyone who may have witnessed the crash, or who may have dashcam footage of the Mercedes possibly travelling with another vehicle in the Ipswich area prior to the crash, to also come forward.

The Forensic Crash Unit continues to investigate.

Previous release:

A 36-year old male has died after a two-vehicle crash at Ipswich this afternoon.

Preliminary investigations indicate, around 12.50pm a silver Mercedes wagon was heading along Moffatt Street when it collided with a silver Volkswagen hatch travelling on Warwick Road.

The driver of the Mercedes was transported to Ipswich Hospital, but was declared deceased shortly afterwards.

The occupants of the Volkswagen suffered minor injuries.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the crash, or who may have dashcam footage of the Mercedes possibly travelling with another vehicle in the Ipswich area prior to the crash, to come forward.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

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