Man dies after being pulled from ute which crashed into Qld creek

Good Samaritans have tried to save the life of a man whose ute crashed into a creek in Queensland.

Police said that shortly before 3.00pm on Wednesday, officers were called to Cape Tribulation Road after a ute was found in Little Creek.

On arrival, police located a 37-year-old local man lying on the creek bed after members of the public pulled him from the ute.


Tragically, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say that at this stage, the time and cause of the crash is unknown, however initial investigations suggest that it may have occurred sometime between 10.00pm Tuesday and 2.40pm Wednesday.

Investigations are ongoing.