One dead, passenger airlifted to hospital after car slams into tree


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A man has died and a female passenger airlifted to Cairns in a serious condition after a crash south of Wujal Wujal. IMAGE: Newsport.

A MAN has died after a single vehicle crash near Wujal Wujal yesterday.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the fatal smash which occurred 16km south of Wujal Wujal. At about 3.30pm on the Donovan Range the man’s car rolled over and hit a tree.

The male driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

A female passenger was transported to Wujal Wujal by a passing motorist and was then airlifted to Cairns Base Hospital in a serious condition.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash.

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