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Fatal Collision Between Truck And Car, Carmila

Police are investigating a fatal traffic crash involving a truck and car that occurred at Carmila on Thursday.  

It is believed a Mazda 2 and prime mover collided on the Bruce Highway 15 kilometres south of Ilbilbie around 11:00AM.  

The male driver of the car, a 29-year-old man from Drayton, suffered significant injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The truck driver, a 52-year-old Glenlee man, was treated for minor injuries.

The Bruce Highway was closed before being reopened under traffic control.

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Quote this reference number: QP2000611000