Man killed, another seriously hurt in two-car crash west of Brisbane

A man has died and another has been seriously injured following a two-car crash west of Brisbane overnight.

Police said the crash happened on the Warrego Highway at Dinmore in Ipswich just after 6.10pm.

The driver of one of the vehicles, a 58-year-old Riverview man, was rushed to the Princess Alexandra Hospital with life threatening injuries.


Sadly, he succumbed to his injuries and died in hospital overnight.

The driver of the second vehicle, a 43-year-old Lowood man, was seriously injured and conveyed to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital for treatment.

The highway was closed for several hours while the scene was examined and the wreckage cleared.

Investigations into the crash are continuing with police appealing for any witnesses to contact Crime Stoppers.

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