A person has died in a traffic crash on the New England Highway.
A person has died in a traffic crash on the New England Highway.

Motorist dies after truck, car collide

PARAMEDICS, police and firefighters were called to a crash near the intersection of the New England Highway and Rifle Range Rd at Greenmount.

They arrived to find a car on fire after it had collided with a truck, about 2.40am.

The driver of the car died at the scene.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said the truck driver sustained minor injuries and was transported to the Toowoomba Hospital.

The highway was blocked for several hours.

Investigations continue.



Agnes Blues Roots and Rock Festival reveals new performers

Premium Content Agnes Blues Roots and Rock Festival reveals new performers

Early bird tickets are on sale now for the three day festival from February 19 to...

Powerlines fall on houses at Calliope

Premium Content Powerlines fall on houses at Calliope

The incident occurred just after 1am, with live powerlines down on Arcadia and...

MORNING REWIND: Top stories you may have missed

Premium Content MORNING REWIND: Top stories you may have missed

The top stories you may have missed yesterday, November 27.