A 20-year-old man has died after a truck collided with a car and burst into flames on the D'Aguilar Highway north of Brisbane on Monday afternoon.

The crash happened at the intersection of the D'Aguilar Highway and Sirl Road in Stony Creek at 4.55pm Monday.

The truck and car collision in the Moreton Bay region. Picture: 7 News
The truck and car collision in the Moreton Bay region. Picture: 7 News

Police say the car, which was travelling west on the highway, and a semi-trailer heading in the opposite direction collided.

The semi-trailer caught fire, but the 58-year-old driver managed to get free.

The other motorist, who was from Narangba, died at the scene.

 

The truck and car collision at Stony Creek. Picture: 7 News
The truck and car collision at Stony Creek. Picture: 7 News

Police are appealing for any motorists that may have witnessed the crash and have dashcam footage to come forward.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

 

 

Originally published as Man dies afer truck, car collide in fiery crash



Buyers record splurge at 2021 Capricornia Yearling Sale

Premium Content Buyers record splurge at 2021 Capricornia Yearling Sale

Never before in the history of the sale has anywhere close to a million dollars in...

LETTERS TO THE ED: Humbug of global warming, climate change

Premium Content LETTERS TO THE ED: Humbug of global warming, climate change

Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

Be dazzled by song and dance at Broadway and Beyond

Premium Content Be dazzled by song and dance at Broadway and Beyond

The annual production will hit the Pilbeam Theatre stage next month with tickets...