Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Image Flat 26 June

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating following a fatal single-vehicle traffic crash at Image Flat last night, June 25.

Initial investigations indicate that around 11:50pm, a 16-year-old boy was struck by a hatchback vehicle travelling along Image Flat Road.

Emergences services arrived at the scene a short time later, with the boy being transported in a critical condition to Nambour Hospital, where he was later declared deceased.

The driver and single occupants of the vehicle, a 24-year-old woman, was not physically injured.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the circumstances of the crash and are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed or may have dashcam/CCTV of the area around the time of the incident to come forward.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

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