Police responding to fatal traffic crash at Mackay Region

Police are investigating the circumstances of a fatal two car collision at Farliegh yesterday.

Just after 6pm last night, a Ford Territory was travelling south along the Bruce Highway when it crossed to the opposite side of the road and collided with a Nissan Navara.

The Ford Territory caught fire as a result of the collision and a 30-year-old East Mackay man died on scene. He was the sole occupant of the car.

Three occupants of the Nissan Navara, a 21-year-old man and two women aged 17 and 20, were transported to hospital with serious non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers from the Forensic Crash Unit are investigating and are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to come forward.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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