A person has died in a traffic crash on the New England Highway.
A person has died in a traffic crash on the New England Highway.

Motorist dies after truck, car collide

PARAMEDICS, police and firefighters were called to a crash near the intersection of the New England Highway and Rifle Range Rd at Greenmount.

They arrived to find a car on fire after it had collided with a truck, about 2.40am.

The driver of the car died at the scene.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said the truck driver sustained minor injuries and was transported to the Toowoomba Hospital.

The highway was blocked for several hours.

Investigations continue.



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Paramedics were dispatched to the scene at about 10.38am.