Woman killed in head-on truck crash

A young woman has died after colliding head-on with a truck in central Queensland this morning.

The 29-year-old was killed when the station wagon she was driving and a truck collided on the Bruce Highway about 5.40am.

The 65-year-old truck driver suffered back pain and shock and is being treated in hospital.


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The Bruce Highway is expected to remain closed for several hours with diversions in place.

Investigations are continuing.