Teen in serious condition after single-vehicle crash

 A TEENAGE boy remains in a serious condition in hospital after the car he was driving rolled on the Maryborough-Biggenden Rd in Oakhurst about 9.40pm on Friday night.

The 18-year-old was airlifted from Hervey Bay Hospital on Friday night after he was transported there by ambulance from the scene.

A police spokesman said the teenager underwent surgery on Saturday morning.

The spokesman said the forensic crash unit was currently at the scene.

An 18-year-old male passenger in the vehicle was taken to Maryborough Hospital with minor injuries.

EARLIER: THE Forensic Crash Unit is investigating following a serious single vehicle traffic crash in Oakhurst, west of Maryborough overnight.

Initial investigation indicate at 9:40pm a car was travelling west on Maryborough - Biggenden Road when it left the road, rolling several times before coming to a stop.

The driver, an 18-year-old Dunmora man, was transported to the Hervey Bay Hospital in a serious condition.

An 18-year-old man from Oakhurst who was a passenger in the vehicle was transported to Maryborough Base Hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

Investigations are continuing.


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