Woman dies after serious car crash

A WOMAN involved in a serious crash has died in hospital.

The 71-year-old driver was seriously injured when the car, pulling a caravan, rolled on Kennedy Developmental Road near Mannamoolka about 2.30pm on Thursday.

The driver and a 72-year-old male passenger were both taken to Townsville Hospital.

Police issued a statement last night saying the woman had died.

Investigations by the Forensic Crash Unit are continuing.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form.


Sacked officer who caused fatal crash loses job appeal

Sacked officer who caused fatal crash loses job appeal

A sacked officer has lost an appeal after causing fatal crash.

Man airlifted after struck in head by metal at workplace

Man airlifted after struck in head by metal at workplace

The rescue service airlifted the man from the property this morning

Frosty start, but warmer mornings ahead

Frosty start, but warmer mornings ahead

Applethorpe was sitting on a freezing -2.9C at 6.30am

Local Partners