Woman dead after car struck pole in Burpengary
A WOMAN has died in a car crash on Old Gympie Road at Burpengary this evening.
Initial investigations suggest that just around 5.48pm a car struck a power pole.
A 74-year-old female passenger was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The male driver, believed to be in his eighties, was transported to the Royal Brisbane Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact Crime Stoppers or their local police.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.