Man charged over fatal crash on North Stradbroke Island

A 19-year-old man has been charged following ongoing investigations into a fatal crash on North Stradbroke Island.

Police allege that around 2.00am on March 2, the man was the driver of a ute which was travelling along Main Beach when another man was thrown from the back of the vehicle.

A 19-year-old Point Lookout man suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene.


Following investigations, a 19-year-old South Brisbane man was issued with a notice to appear on the charge of dangerous operation of a vehicle causing death whilst adversely affected by an intoxicating substance.

He is due to appear in the Cleveland Magistrates Court today.