Two women killed, one critically injured in horror two-car crash

TWO women have been killed in a horror two-car crash around 60km west of Brisbane.

The accident happened on the Warrego Highway at Minden around 11.45am on Saturday.

Police said a hatchback sedan collided with a utility near the intersection with Lowood-Minden Road.


Sadly, the 67-year-old female driver of the hatchback and her 18-year-old female passenger died at the scene.

Police said the pair were from Regency Downs.

A third 21-year-old woman from Redbank Plains suffered life-threatening injuries in the collision.

She was airlifted to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in a critical condition.

The driver and sole occupant of the ute, a 37-year-old man from Burpengary East, escaped with only minor injuries.

The Warrego Highway was closed for around six hours after the crash while the scene was examined.

Investigations by the Forensic Crash Unit are continuing.

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