Queensland Police Service officers attended a crash that happened in Isis Central on Friday afternoon.
Queensland Police Service officers attended a crash that happened in Isis Central on Friday afternoon.

Isis River man died after collision on highway

AN ELDERLY Isis River man died shortly after being hurt in a crash involving a truck and a car.

The 84-year-old man had been taken to the Childers Hospital after being injured on the Bruce Highway on Friday afternoon.

Queensland Ambulance Service paramedics had been at the scene and a rescue helicopter had been sent during efforts to save the man.

A Queensland Police Service spokeswoman said investigations would continue to examine why a truck hit the back of a car at about 3pm.

The incident happened at the intersection of Eureka Station Rd at Isis Central.

 

The intersection where the incident on the Bruce Highway happened on Friday afternoon.
The intersection where the incident on the Bruce Highway happened on Friday afternoon.

 

"The man was taken to Childers Hospital but sadly died as a result of his injuries a short time after arrival," the QPS spokeswoman said.

She said the truck driver was not hurt in the crash.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.



Storms to dump month of rain in a day

Premium Content Storms to dump month of rain in a day

More than two thirds of Queensland is still officially in drought

Car rolls over in Rainbow Beach crash

Premium Content Car rolls over in Rainbow Beach crash

Paramedics have been called to the region’s second crash in 24 hours

Police find trailer, tools probably stolen near Gympie

Premium Content Police find trailer, tools probably stolen near Gympie

Police have released a photo of the trailer abandoned near the Bruce Hwy sand...