Two killed in horror head-on crash

TWO people have been killed in a horror head-on crash at Rockhampton, in Central Queensland.

Police said a Holden Commodore sedan collided head-on with a Ford Falcon ute on Lakes Creek Road at Koongal just after four o’clock on Saturday morning.

Sadly, the 47-year-old man driving the ute and the 37-year-old behind the wheel of the sedan both died at the scene.


A passenger from the sedan, a 39-year-old Kawana man, was taken to the Rockhampton Base Hospital for treatment.

Police said his injuries after not life-threatening.

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

Anyone who witnessed the collision, or has relevant dash cam footage, is urged to come forward.

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