River Heads crash victim Karli Nicole Kempthorne.
River Heads crash victim Karli Nicole Kempthorne.

NAMED: Woman killed in Susan River crash identified

THE identity of a woman killed on the Maryborough-Hervey Bay Rd last month has been revealed.

Karli Nicole Kempthorne was killed in a collision with a truck between Dundathu and Susan River on September 27.

River Heads crash victim Karli Nicole Kempthorne.
River Heads crash victim Karli Nicole Kempthorne.


The 28-year-old River Heads woman died at the scene.

The truck driver, a 52-year-old man, was uninjured.

Officers from the Forensic Crash Unit are investigating.

The findings will be referred to the coroner.


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