Woman killed in U-turn crash

A WOMAN in her 70s has tragically died following a two-car crash at Caboolture, north of Brisbane.

It happened on Beerburrum Road shortly after 2.30pm on Saturday.

Police said A white Ford Ranger ute smashed into the 72-year-old woman’s BMW sedan as she performed a U-turn at Tuckeroo Street.


Sadly, the woman could not be saved and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

She was the only person travelling in the BMW at the time.

The driver and sole occupant of the Ranger was treated for minor injuries.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding the collision and will prepare a report for the Coroner.

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Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at myGC.com.au. He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at myGC.com.au ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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