Update – Fatal traffic crash, Magnetic Island

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Police have charged a woman following investigations into a fatal traffic crash on Magnetic Island on June 1 this year, Queensland Police say.

Around 1am, police attended Sooning Street in Nelly Bay and discovered a mini moke had left the roadway and crashed into a power pole after failing to negotiate a roundabout.

The two men, aged 41 and 48, were pronounced deceased at the scene.

A woman who was driving the vehicle was taken to the Townsville Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

A 26-year-old Richmond Hill woman has been charged with two counts of dangerous operation of motor vehicle causing death and driving under the influence.

The woman appeared in the Townsville Magistrates Court today and will next appear in Townsville Magistrates Court on December 13.

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