Bruce Highway crash causes 10kms of gridlock

LATEST:  Traffic is moving again at Murrumba Downs after a crash blocked south-bound lanes near the Dohles Rocks Rd exit this morning. 

 Witnesses reported a ute travelling north on the highway crossed the median strip and crashed into oncoming southbound traffic about 5.30am.

The crashes caused a gridlock spanning more than 10kms.

The Queensland Police Service's Forensic Crash Unit was investigating the cause of the crash.

Both lanes have since been reopened. 


INITIAL REPORT: DRIVERS heading south on the Bruce Hwy from the Sunshine Coast this morning can expect delays. 

A crash at the Pine Rivers Bridge has southbound lanes blocked near the Dohles Rocks Rd exit at Murrumba Downs.

Traffic is expected to be heavy in the area. 

Topics:  brisbane bruce highway editors picks traffic

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