Driver dies in hospital 11 days after CQ crash

December 7, 2022 6:37 am in by

An 85-year-old woman has died in hospital following a single vehicle crash at Kokotungo, south-west of Rockhampton last month.

Investigations into the crash show that at approximately 2.10pm on November 26, a vehicle towing a trailer was travelling on the Leichhardt Highway when it left the road and crashed into a tree.

The driver and sole occupant, an 85-year-old Jandowae woman, was airlifted in a critical condition to Rockhampton Hospital, where yesterday she passed away as a result of her injuries.

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The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the circumstances of the crash.

Anyone with information or relevant dashcam footage is urged to contact police.