Driver killed after car crashes into concrete culvert on Qld highway

A MAN has died following a single-vehicle crash south of Townsville.

The accident happened on the Bruce Highway at Guthalungra between 9 and 9.30pm last night.

Police said the 30-year-old’s vehicle left the highway and smashed into a concrete culvert.


The man suffered life-threatening injuries and was rushed by ambulance to Bowen Hospital.

He was later airlifted to Townsville Hospital where sadly, he was pronounced deceased.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding the accident.

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