Serious traffic crash, New Beith (Logan)

Police are investigating following a two-vehicle traffic crash at New Beith last night, June 23.

Initial investigations indicate just after 9pm, a Chrysler station wagon was travelling along New Beith Road towards Pub Lane when it collided with a Dodge Ram utility travelling in the opposite direction.

The Chrysler driver, a 45-year-old Silkstone man, was transported to hospital in a critical condition.

The Dodge driver, a 56-year-old Springfield Lakes man, and a young male passenger received minor injuries.

Witnesses or anyone with information is urged to contact police.

Investigations are continuing.

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The Queensland Police Service is committed to reducing number of lives lost on our roads.

Data shows that serious crashes can be significantly reduced when drivers recognise and avoid the ‘Fatal Five’ behaviours: speeding, drink and drug driving, not wearing seatbelts, fatigue and distraction.

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