Man killed in head-on crash on Qld highway

A MAN has been killed in a head-on crash north of the Sunshine Coast.

The two vehicles came to grief on the Burnett Highway at Boubyjan, 40km north of Goomeri, around 10.30am on Saturday.

The driver of one of the vehicles, a 34-year-old Kingaroy man, died at the scene.


A passenger from the same vehicle was transported to Brisbane’s Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital for treatment.

Police said the passenger’s injuries were not life-threatening.

The driver of the other vehicle was transported to Bundaberg Hospital. His injuries are also no considered life-threatening.

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

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