Fatal single-vehicle crash at Eight Mile Plains

INVESTIGATIONS are continuing into the cause of a single vehicle crash at Eight Mile Plains this morning that claimed a man's life.

Initial investigations indicate the crash occurred around 5.30am on Miles Platting Road near the South East Freeway overpass with the vehicle crashing into a guard rail and an overpass barrier.

The driver, and sole occupant, died at the scene.

Miles Platting Road was closed between Logan Road and the onramp to the Gateway Motorway while investigators examined the scene. The road has since reopened.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.



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