The scene of a horrific crash on the Capricon Hwy
The scene of a horrific crash on the Capricon Hwy

CQ man fighting for life after Hwy crash

A CENTRAL Queensland man is fighting for his life after he was involved in a serious crash near Emerald this morning.

About 5.30am, a motorist travelling on the Capricorn Hwy, approximately 5km east of Bogantungan, came across a 4WD crashed into a drain.

The driver, a 27-year-old man, was trapped in the crashed vehicle. He was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

After being removed from the 4WD with critical head injuries the man was transported to Emerald Hospital.

Investigations by the Forensic Crash Unit are continuing.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.


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