Woman dead after car struck pole in Burpengary

A WOMAN has died in a car crash on Old Gympie Road at Burpengary this evening.

Initial investigations suggest that just around 5.48pm a car struck a power pole.

A 74-year-old female passenger was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The male driver, believed to be in his eighties, was transported to the Royal Brisbane Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact Crime Stoppers or their local police.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

 


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