Police probe cause of fatal head-on crash

A WOMAN has been killed in a head-on crash west of Brisbane.

It happened on the Brisbane Valley Highway at Fernvale around 5.27pm on Friday.

Police said a 51-year-old woman driving one of the vehicle’s died at the scene.


The driver of the other vehicle escaped with only minor injuries.

They were treated by paramedics at the scene before being taken to Ipswich Hospital.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the cause of the collision.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or the moments leading up to it is urged to come forward.

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