On Friday night, a 30-year-old man from Blacks Beach, Mackay, died near Guthalungra after his car left the road and hit a concrete culvert.
On Friday night, a 30-year-old man from Blacks Beach, Mackay, died near Guthalungra after his car left the road and hit a concrete culvert.

Horror crashes kill two in North Queensland

TWO people are dead following a horrific weekend on North Queensland roads.

In the latest incident, a 46-year-old man was hit and killed while walking on the side of a road near Airlie Beach early yesterday morning.

Police allege that about 3am on Sunday, the 46-year-old was walking along Shute Harbour Rd when a car left the road and hit him.

A 23-year-old man has been charged with dangerous driving causing death.

He will front Proserpine Magistrates Court on November 6.

On Friday night, a 30-year-old man from Blacks Beach, Mackay, died near Guthalungra after his car left the road and hit a concrete culvert.

The man was rushed to Bowen Hospital with significant internal injuries, before he was flown to Townsville Hospital. The man died in the early hours of Saturday morning.


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