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Car and car towing caravan crash on the Dawson Highway

Police carPhoto: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Police carPhoto: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle Alistair Brightman

1.30pm: A CAR has been pushed off the road with another vehicle in a safe position after this morning's collision on the Dawson Hwy.

A caravan which detached from the car towing it has now been successfully loaded onto the back of a tow truck.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services crews have made the area safe.

1.25pm: FIREYS are currently attempting to move a caravan lying on its side from the road after two cars collided on the Dawson Hwy this morning.

Tow truck crews were called to the scene at Dawson Hwy to remove the two cars involved in the crash, however, it is still unknown whether they have been completely cleared from the site.

1pm: A TOW truck has arrived at the scene where two cars collided on the Dawson Hwy this morning.

The tow truck is set to remove a car and a caravan lying on its side, both of which remained on the highway post-crash.

The other car involved in the incident drove off the road during the crash, but also has yet to be removed from the site.

12.35pm: QUEENSLAND Police at the scene of a two-vehicle car crash on Dawson Hwy are currently awaiting the arrival of RACQ services.

The two cars involved in the crash, one of which was towing a caravan, are still on scene at the intersection of Tognolini Baldwin Rd and Dawson Hwy.

Unconfirmed reports of the incident state one of the cars drove off the road during the crash, while the other remained on the highway.

The caravan flipped onto its side during the crash.

Queensland police are waiting for tow trucks to remove the crashed vehicles from the road.

12.10pm: A MALE is being taken to Biloela Hospital after he was involved in a two-vehicle crash about three kilometers from Biloela toward Calliope.

A QAS media spokesman said the male and a female were treated at the scene of the crash on Dawson Hwy, but the trip to the hospital was purely precautionary.

"He's experiencing some pain," the spokesperson said.

12pm: POLICE crews have arrived on scene of a traffic crash after two vehicles crashed on the Dawson Highway near Biloela at 11:45am.

The incident occurred at the intersection of Tognolini Baldwin Rd and Dawson Hwy.

11.50am: QUEENSLAND ambulance services are at the scene of a two-vehicle crash on the Dawson Highway.

A Fire Communications spokeswoman has confirmed police have not yet arrived at the scene of the crash at the intersection of Tognolini Baldwin Rd and Dawson Hwy.

"One of the cars was pulling a caravan which is now on its side," she said.

QAS crews are currently at the scene, however, no injuries have been reported yet.

"All passengers are out of their vehicles," the spokeswoman said.

Updates to follow.

Topics:  car crash dawson highway police qfes traffic


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