Palmwoods man dies in tip-truck crash
A MAN has been killed after a truck overturned on Kiel Mountain Rd, Woombye, just after 6.15pm Tuesday.
Emergency services were called to a single-vehicle crash involving a tip-truck carrying a mini excavator.
It is believed the 36-year-old Palmwoods man, was thrown from the vehicle in the crash, which happened opposite Kentish Rd, near the Bruce Highway overpass.
Police said it appeared the driver lost control of the truck negotiating a bend before running off the road and colliding with the guardrail and trees.
The Palmwoods man died at the scene as a result of his injuries.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating and a report will be prepared for the coroner.