Mystery surrounds body found in parked car

A BODY has been found in the back of a car parked off the side of a road in Central Queensland.

A passing motorist made the grim discovery off Brendonna road at Burua, near Calliope yesterday afternoon.

Inside the vehicle on the back seat was the body of an 18-year-old Koongal man.


It is not known if the man was found with any obvious injuries, or how long he had been in the car.

A crime scene was established, and investigations are underway to establish exactly how he died.

Detectives are appealing for dash cam footage from any drivers who may have seen a white Suburu SUV with Queensland registration 164 XQK travelling along the Bruce Highway or Brendonna Road on Tuesday.

Source: Queensland Police

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