Police have released the following statement after a three-vehicle traffic crash in Warwick earlier today, Monday 14 September –
“A man has died after a three-vehicle traffic crash in Warwick this afternoon.
“Preliminary inquiries indicate around 3.55pm a Ford Falcon utility vehicle has travelled through the intersection of Myall Avenue and Wood Street and stuck a Porsche travelling along Wood Street.
“As a result of the collision the Porsche has overturned and struck a Commodore sedan, travelling west of Wood Street.
“Sadly, the 76-year-old driver of the Porsche has died at the scene as a result of his injuries.
“The 77-year-old passenger of the vehicle was seriously injured and was airlifted to Brisbane for further treatment.
“The driver of the commodore received first aid at the scene.
“The 21-year-old driver of the utility vehicle has been hospitalised and is assisting police with their inquiries.
“The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.”