Truck driver dies in crash north of Toowoomba
UPDATE: A 21-YEAR-OLD man from Wilsonton Heights has died after his flatbed truck was involved in a single vehicle accident on the Esk Hampton Road, Redbank Creek, near Ravensbourne yesterday.
Police said in a statement that the truck appeared to have been travelling in an east bound direction, when it has left the roadway to the left, and hit with a tree around 8.30am yesterday.
Forensic crash unit are investigating the crash.
Police are asking anyone who witnessed the crash or who may have dashcam footage to contact police.
EARLIER: THE Chronicle is reporting a truck driver is dead after his truck left the road and collided with a tree near Ravensbourne.
A Queensland Police Service spokesman told the Toowoomba newspaper the crash happened at 9am on Tuesday on the Esk Hampton Road, which was closed for most of the day.
Police investigations into the crash are continuing.