68-year-old man dies in crash at Gailes overnight

A 68-YEAR-OLD man has died following a serious, single vehicle traffic crash at Gailes early this morning.

Police were called to the Ipswich Motorway just after midnight following reports a water truck had collided with a concrete barrier.

Upon arrival, the male driver and sole occupant of the vehicle was located unconscious however he later died at the scene.

Three Brisbane-bound lanes remain closed and traffic is being diverted onto the Logan Motorway.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.


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