Update 1: Appeal for witnesses/dashcam vision: Fatal traffic crash, Childers

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Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam vision after a man died in a traffic crash on the Bruce Highway at Childers last night.

Around 6.30pm a blue Toyota Yaris was travelling north bound when it collided with a southbound black Jeep.

Sadly, a passenger in the Yaris died at the scene and two others were taken to hospital.

The driver of the Jeep was not physically injured in the crash however two passengers in this vehicle were transported to hospital.

Investigators from the Forensic Crash Unit are appealing for witnesses and dashcam vision, particularly those travelling in the Hervey Bay area around Torbanlea.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or has any information in relation to the movements of the blue Toyota Yaris or the black Jeep prior to the crash are asked to contact police.

Link to initial media release issued earlier today: https://mypolice.page.link/zD6G

 
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