ONE person has been killed and another injured in a horror crash west of Brisbane.
It happened on the Brisbane Valley Highway, between Ipswich and Ferndale, just before 5.30pm.
Early reports suggest a motorcycle collided with two cars near Wanora Road.
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Queensland Ambulance said paramedics assessed the motorcycle rider for critical injuries.
Sadly, however, the motorcyclist, believed to be a man, could not be saved and died at the scene.
A person who was trapped in one of the cars has been taken to Ipswich Hospital in a stable condition.
Police have closed the highway in both directions while the scene of the crash is examined.
Motorists are being urged to avoid the area where possible.
Brisbane Valley Hwy at Wanora is closed both directions due to a motorcycle crash. SB traffic at Fernvale is asked to divert along Glen Morganvale Rd. NB traffic, north on the Brisbane Valley Hwy (South of Wanora) should turn left onto Glen Morganvale Rd to bypass #qldtraffic pic.twitter.com/PEOguvZRNM
— Queensland Police (@QldPolice) July 2, 2019
— 9News Queensland (@9NewsQueensland) July 2, 2019