Highway closed after horror Darling Downs crash

Emergency services are on scene of a serious traffic crash on the Darling Downs in southern Queensland.

The accident occurred along the Warrego Highway, near Toowoomba Road, at Oakey shortly before 4.30pm.

It’s understood a truck and two cars have come to grief in the eastbound lanes.


There are reports of at least one person trapped in the wreckage.

How many people, if any, are injured remains unclear.

Multiple ambulances are one scene.

A rescue helicopter has also been dispatched to airlift the injured.

The road is closed, with traffic being diverted through Aubigny Road.