THE Toowoomba region has endured a horror 24 hours with three people dying as a result of separate crashes to the east, south and west of the city.
The deaths of an 18-year-old Warwick man, a 34-year-old Hatton Vale woman and an 86-year-old Chinchilla man came within a day of each other.
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Police investigating the carnage are urging motorists to drive carefully.
They are preparing for a busy Australia Day long weekend which wraps up the school holidays.
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