Crews tended to the scene of the crash at Branyan.
Crews tended to the scene of the crash at Branyan. Crystal Jones

Police confirm death of man in morning crash

UPDATE: Police are investigating a fatal traffic crash in Branyan early this morning.

Preliminary investigations indicate some time after 12.30am a silver Honda sedan was travelling along Branyan Drive, Branyan when the driver has lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a tree.

Sadly, a 25-year-old Red Hill man, who was the sole occupant of the vehicle, died as a result of the crash.

Forensic Crash Unit investigations are continuing.

It is the second fatal crash in the Bundaberg region in a week. 

A 32-year-old North Bundaberg man died in a crash at Woodgate last Sunday.
 

EARLIER: Emergency crews tended to a serious crash in Bundaberg this morning.

According to the Queensland Ambulance Service, paramedics responded to Branyan Drive at 3.55am after a vehicle  left the road way and collided with a tree. 

The tree then fell on the vehicle.

One patient was assessed for critical injuries at the scene.


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