Police update: Fatal crash, Wakerley

An 11-year-old boy has died following a single vehicle crash at Wakerley yesterday (September 22).

Police were called at approximately 9.40am to Manly Road near Hargreaves Road after a Holden Commodore left the roadway and crashed into traffic lights.

Members of the public and an off-duty police officer provided first aid, and the boy was transported to Queensland Children’s Hospital in a critical condition.

Today, he passed away in hospital as a result of his injuries.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the circumstances of the crash.

Anyone with information, relevant CCTV or dashcam footage is urged to contact police.

Previous media release: https://mypolice.page.link/qnSP

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.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

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