By Aaron Goodwin
A 24 year-old man from Apple Tree Creek has been pronounced dead at the scene of a truck rollover in Mount Perry this morning. (15 February)
A Queensland Police Service (QPS) spokesperson said that crews were called to the scene on Swindon Road just before 9am this morning.
”It is a water tanker truck that has rolled into a ditch,” spokesperson said.
”The rollover has occurred 15 kilometres from the local mine.”
The 24 year-old man was both the driver and sole occupant of the truck.
The Forensic Crash Unit will be investigating the rollover.
A Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) spokesperson said that QAS crews arrived on scene at 8.52am and assessed the man for critical injuries.