Young motorcyclist killed west of Bundaberg

April 21, 2023 6:29 am in by

A 21-year-old has died following a crash at Maroondan on Thursday.

Early information indicates around 11am a red Honda XR650R motorbike was travelling west along Bundaberg Gin Gin Road near the intersection of Mevilles Road when a collision occurred with a 2008 silver Ford ranger dual cab utility that was travelling east.

The rider, a 21-year-old Avenell Heights man, sustained critical injuries and died at the scene.

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The driver of the vehicle, an 81-year-old Horse Camp man, was not physically injured.    

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating and anyone with relevant CCTV or dashcam footage is urged to contact police.