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Man, 66, dies after truck crashes through guard rail

Police Forensic Crash Investigators at the scene of a fatal crash on Boat Harbour Drive, Torquay. Photo: Peter Chapman / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Police Forensic Crash Investigators at the scene of a fatal crash on Boat Harbour Drive, Torquay. Photo: Peter Chapman / Fraser Coast Chronicle Peter Chapman

A 66-YEAR-OLD man has died following a single vehicle traffic crash at Murarrie overnight.

Police said Initial inquiries indicate that around 1.30am, a truck left the roadway and drove through a guard rail on a southbound, Port of Brisbane on-ramp just off Lytton Road.

The male driver and sole occupant of the vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the incident.

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