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Fatal Crash, Childers

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating after a man died in a two-vehicle traffic crash in Childers on Friday evening.  

Around 6.30pm, a car travelling north on the Bruce Highway collided with a car travelling south, near the intersection of Old Creek Creek Road.

An 18-year-old Sunshine Coast man, who was a passenger in one of the vehicles, died at the scene.

Two other men, both aged 18, who were travelling in the same car were taken to hospital in a serious condition.

A 40-year-old woman and an 18-year-old woman, who were passengers in the second vehicle, were taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The 56-year-old male driver of the second vehicle was not hurt.  

Investigators are seeking anyone who witnessed the incident or who may have dash cam vision to contact police.

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