Woman dies in crash

The scene of a car crash on George Street, Bundaberg.
The scene of a car crash on George Street, Bundaberg.

A 53-YEAR-OLD woman died in a two vehicle traffic crash in Bundaberg last night.

Initial information suggests the woman was attempting a U-turn on George Street around 6.20pm when the collision occurred.

Bundaberg Police Senior Constable Timothy Lowth said it appeared the woman, who was driving a Hyundai Excel carrying two passengers, had pulled off to the side of the road before doing a U-turn about 6pm.

"One vehicle did a U-turn in front of an oncoming vehicle that was not able to stop at the time," he said.

Snr Const Lowth said police did not believe alcohol or speed were involved.

He praised the actions of a passer-by who administered immediate CPR and first aid to the woman until ambulance officers arrived at the scene.

The woman was transported to the Bundaberg Base Hospital but later died.

Police believe the woman was the mother of at least one of the passengers in the vehicle.

The driver of a second car, a 33-year-old Bargara man was not injured.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

There is no further information available.

Topics:  bundaberg, fatal crash



Local Real Estate

finda logo
Featured Real Estate
BE SUPER QUICK FOR THIS... $340,000
Residential Land Located in the heart of Moore Park Beach is this fantastic 4,440m2 ...
POSITION YOURSELF IN... $172,000
Residential Land Lot 107 is a generous 941m2 allotment conveniently located between the coast ...
950m2 WITH NO EASEMENTS... $175,000
Residential Land Lot 106 is a generous 950m2 allotment conveniently located between the coast ...
25m FRONTAGE AND NO... $175,000
Residential Land Lot 105 is a generous 950m2 allotment conveniently located between the coast ...

Featured Jobs

finda logo

Bundaberg jobs listed daily

Featured Jobs
GENERAL MANAGER ... Gladstone Full Time $120 - $150
BUSINESS ANALYST... Bundaberg Full Time


Local Partners

LATEST DEALS AND OFFERS

Job Listings

Search for your next job now.
Learn More

View today's ePaper!

Read the digital edition
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Property Listings

Search for a property online right now.
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


Special Offers

Latest deals and offers

Horoscopes

Virgo

A small offensive can be more effective than a full-scale battle. Pick your battles wisely. Investment wise though: No point in playing it...

read more

Marketplace

Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save