A DRIVER who hit and killed a cyclist at Caloundra, north of Brisbane last month has been charged after it was revealed he was allegedly high on drugs at the time.
The 43-year-old man’s ute collided with a bicycle on Caloundra Rd around 6am on November 5.
The cyclist, 44-year-old Cameron Frewer from Little Mountain, could not be saved and died at the scene.
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Following investigations, officers from the Forensic Crash Unit today charged the 43-year-old Warana man with one count each of dangerous operation of a vehicle causing death and drug driving.
He is due to appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court on January 14.
Following the death of cyclist Cameron Frewer last month, police have charged a 43-year-old Warana man with dangerous operation of a vehicle causing death and drug driving. He is due to appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court on January 14. More in 7 News at 6pm. #7News pic.twitter.com/5mXDY59mHU
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