One killed in motorcycle accident

One man has died after a motorcycle accident near Imbil this morning.
One man has died after a motorcycle accident near Imbil this morning. Scott Kovacevic

UPDATE: A Sunshine Coast man has died in a motorcycle accident in the Mary Valley near Imbil this morning.

The accident occurred at the Coonoongibber Bridge along Tuchekoi Rd at about 10.30am.

According to Snr Const Bill Greer Queensland Ambulance Services and the rescue flight helicopter responded to the crash, but after working on him for "a considerable amount of time”, the man died at the scene from his injuries.

Snr Const Greer said it appeared the rider had failed to make a left-hand turn at the bend and had gone over the embankment.

Members of the Forensic Crash Unit are still investigating at the scene.

EARLIER: A MAN has died after a motorcycle accident in the Mary Valley.

No other people were involved in the single vehicle accident, which happened near Imbil at about 10.30am.

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