FATAL CRASH: A car rolled and smashed into a tree on Emu Park Rd yesterday, killing the driver.
FATAL CRASH: A car rolled and smashed into a tree on Emu Park Rd yesterday, killing the driver. Allan Reinikka ROK270619acrash6

UPDATE: Driver confirmed dead after crash on Emu Park Rd

12.45PM: QUEENSLAND Police have confirmed the driver involved in this morning's crash on Emu Park Rd was pronounced dead at the scene.

At 4.11am, a white four-wheel drive was travelling on Emu Park Rd when it left the road, rolled a number of times and struck a tree.

Queensland Ambulance Service and police attended the scene. Three fire crews were also deployed to assist police.

The driver, a man, was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to an on the ground reporter, it appeared the windscreen area vehicle of the vehicle had struck the tree. The vehicle was on its side and the roof had been torn off.

The reporter also confirmed two large dog's were deceased on the road near the incident.

Emu Park Rd was blocked in one direction for about five hours, but re-opened at about 10.15am.

Forensic Crash Unit are continuing to investigate the incident.

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Crash Emu Park Rd.
Crash Emu Park Rd. Allan Reinikka ROK270619acrash1

10.30AM: EMU Park Rd has reopened following a serious single vehicle crash earlier this morning.

At 4.11am, emergency services were called to reports of a vehicle that had left the road and crashed into a tree off Emu Park Rd and Mulgoodoo Rd, Nankin.

Queensland Ambulance Service and police attended the scene. Three fire crews were also deployed to assist police.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesperson said one person was assessed on scene with critical injuries. Police are working to identify the patient.

According to an on the ground reporter, it appears the vehicle, a white four-wheel drive, has slid off the road and the windscreen area had collided with the tree. The vehicle was on its side and the roof had been torn off.

The reporter also confirmed two large dog's were deceased on the road near the incident.

The forensic crash unit are still investigating.

The Emu Park Rd was blocked in one direction for about five hours, but has since re-opened.

More to come.

8.30PM: A PERSON has critical injuries following a serious single vehicle crash on Emu Park Rd.

At 4.11am, emergency services were called to a single vehicle crash on Emu Park Rd and Mulgoodoo Rd, Nankin.

A police spokesperson said the vehicle had left the road and hit a tree.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesperson said one person was assessed on scene with critical injuries. Police are working to identify the patient.

The forensic crash unit are on scene investigating.

More to come.

7AM: THE forensic crash unit are currently investigating a serious single vehicle crash on Emu Park Rd.

At 4.11am, emergency services were called to a single vehicle crash on Emu Park Rd and Mulgoodoo Rd, Nankin.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesperson said one person was assessed on scene with critical injuries but could not give any further details.

Police and two fire crews were also called to the scene.

The Emu Park Rd is blocked in one direction, motorist are advised to use the alternative route of Rockhampton Yeppoon Rd.

The forensic crash unit are on scene now investigating.

More to come.



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