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Bruce Hwy reopens after fatal

THE Bruce Highway has reopened this morning following a fatal traffic crash north of Tiaro last night.

Initial investigations suggests around 7.50pm a utility traveling southbound collided with a sedan traveling northbound before moving into the path of a B-double truck.

The driver of the sedan, a 31-year-old woman was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The driver of the utility, a 27-year-old man was airlifted to the Royal Brisbane Hospital in a serious condition.

A 20-year-old woman, the passenger in the sedan was transported to Maryborough Hospital with minor injuries.

The driver of the truck, a 68-year-old man was uninjured.

The Forensic Crash Unit is continuing to investigate the crash.

Topics:  bruce highway, fatal crash, tiaro




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