CRASH: One person has died after a crash at Goondiwindi overnight.
CRASH: One person has died after a crash at Goondiwindi overnight. Paul Donaldson BUN120617POL3

Man killed after ute engulfed by flames at Goondiwindi

UPDATE 5pm: Police have confirmed a man in his 20s died at the scene of a fiery crash at Goondiwindi on Friday night.

At 11.35pm a Holden Commodore ute was travelling west on the Barwon Highway near the intersection of Goodar Rd.

Queensland Police report the vehicle lost control and hit a tree before being engulfed in fire.

Forensic Crash Unit officers are still investigating the single-vehicle crash.

The Goondiwindi man who was killed was the only person in the car at the time of the crash.

INITIAL 8.30am: A person has died in a crash at Goondiwindi overnight after a vehicle left the road and hit a tree.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said one person was killed in the incident, which occurred about 11.40pm.

Two fire crews were called to the scene of the single-vehicle crash on the Barwon Highway and Goodar Rd.

Paramedics also attended the scene where they initially assessed the person for critical injuries.

Police are currently investigating the cause of the crash.



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