Menu

Update – Serious Traffic Crash, Douglas

A 68-year-old man has died following a single vehicle traffic crash that occurred in Townsville last October.

Around 11.15am on October 4, a three-wheeled motorcycle lost control and collided with a gutter at the intersection of Nathan Street and Angus Smith Drive in Douglas.

Initial investigations indicate a man was riding a three-wheeled motorcycle when he lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a gutter at the intersection of Nathan Street and Angus Smith Drive.

The 68-year-old rider was transported to Townsville Hospital but died yesterday from injuries received in the crash.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

Police will prepare a report for the Coroner.

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.

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 Policelink.qld.gov.au 24hrs a day.

Sign up to the Queensland Police News myPolice blog to receive updates from your local police.