Serious traffic crash, Berrinba

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating a single vehicle traffic crash at Berrinba which has left a man in a critical condition this morning.

Initial information suggests at 8.45am, a station wagon was travelling eastbound on Browns Plains Road near Bayliss Road when it crashed into a power pole and rolled down an embankment into a creek, trapping the driver.

The driver and sole occupant of the car, a 59-year-old man, was transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in a critical condition with lower leg and torso injuries.

Police are urging anyone to anyone who witnessed the incident to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Investigations are continuing.

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

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.

For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or 24hrs a day.

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