Alwyn Torenbeek was a well-known horseman throughout the region.
Alwyn Torenbeek was a well-known horseman throughout the region. Contributed

Farm accident takes the life of a bronc-riding great

THE MAN who tragically died in yesterday's vehicle accident at Canoona, just North of Rockhampton, was 78-year-old Alwyn Torenbeek.

The former Australian bronc-riding champion and Life in the Saddle author is believed to have been a passenger in a vehicle when it was involved in an accident on the Wattlebank Rd property at 11.30am yesterday. 

Authorities confirmed they are still investigating the incident. 



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