Man killed, baby seriously injured in horror Qld crash

A man has died and a newborn baby has been seriously injured in a nasty crash in the Bundaberg region overnight.

Police say the vehicle was travelling along the Isis Highway at Eureka around 5.15pm on Friday, when it lost control and ploughed into a tree.

Despite desperate attempts by paramedics, the 28-year-old male passenger could not be saved and died at the scene.


A three-and-a-half-month old baby also suffered a serious head injury in the crash and was airlifted to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital.

The driver of the car, a 25-year-old woman, was taken to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition.

Forensic Crash Unit investigations are continuing.