Man dies after car hits parked truck

A MAN has died after his van ploughed into a parked truck near the Wacol Correctional Facility, west of Brisbane.

The 45-year-old Springfield man died at the scene.

Preliminary investigations indicate at around 2am a car was travelling along Industrial Avenue when it collided with the back of a truck parked on the road.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the cause of the crash.



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