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Fatal crash at Forrest Beach


A man has died in a single-vehicle crash at Forrest Beach.

Police were called to the incident, on Whiteapple Street, at 5.30pm yesterday, after receiving reports a utility had left the road and crashed through a fence before colliding with a tree.

A 63-year-old Forrest Beach man was the driver of the vehicle.

Paramedics took him to Ingham Hospital, but he was pronounced deceased shortly after arrival.

The Forensic Crash Unit is asking for anyone who may have witnessed the crash, or anyone with dash-cam footage, to contact police.