Man killed after crashing into a tree at Emu Park

A MAN has been killed in a single vehicle crash at Emu Park overnight.

Initial information indicates the car was travelling on Tanby Rd when it left the road and crashed into a tree at 9.50pm.

A 33-year-old man, the sole occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene.

There is no further information available at this stage. The Rockhampton Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.


Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

People in the area may be affected by smoke

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

The group planted 35 trees for National Tree Day earlier this year.

UPDATE: Fire sweeps through estimated 3000 hectares

UPDATE: Fire sweeps through estimated 3000 hectares

The fire is still burning, now hitting an estimated 3000 hectares

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