Elderly woman dead, two injured in Palmview head-on crash
UPDATE: FRIZZO Road at Palmview has now re-opened after being closed for around five hours.
The road was closed after a fatal traffic crash at 10.30 this morning.
UPDATE 1.34am: IN tragic news, Forensic Crash Unit has confirmed an elderly woman has died following a serious head-on crash at Palmview this morning.
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services Superintendent Russell Thompson said the 83-year-old woman was a passenger in a sedan driving along Frizzo Rd when the crash occurred.
The 84-year-old driver was taken to Nambour General Hospital win a critical condition.
The pair were travelling when they collided with a four wheel drive, towing a trailer.
The driver of four wheel drive suffered facial injuries and was also taken to hospital.
Police were yet to confirm the cause of the crash.
UPDATE 12.45am: FRIZZO Rd at Palmview has reopened after being closed since 10.30am this morning following a head-on crash.
FRIZZO Rd at Palmview remains closed as emergency services clear the scene of a head-on crash.
Three people were trapped- an elderly couple in a sedan and another man in a four-wheel-drive- when the two cars collided about 10.25am.
A woman has been taken to Nambour General Hospital with serious injuries, the man in the same vehicle was taken in stable condition to hospital with neck pain and a third man in the second car was taken to hospital with facial injuries.
Police are diverting traffic on Frizzo Rd.
EMERGENCY crews at at the scene of a two car head-on crash at Palmview this morning.
The crash between a sedan and 4x4 with trailer occurred at 10.25am near Aussie World on Frizzo Rd.
Frizzo Rd is currently closed to traffic.
A police spokesman said injuries were unknown at this stage.
Three people were trapped in cars at the scene with hydraulic rescue underway.
Ambulance crews have arrived at the scene.