Man charged over fatal crash at Yalboroo

September 25, 2023 7:56 am in by

A man has been charged over a motorbike and car crash which killed a 71-year-old man, at Yalboroo.

Police allege at around 11.45am on September 16, a blue Toyota Corolla was travelling along the Bruce Highway when it turned onto Cathu O’Connell River Road, in front of a motorbike, which was travelling in the opposite direction.

The motorbike rider a 71-year-old Bakers Creek man died on the way to hospital.

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The driver of the Toyota Corolla a 28-year-old New South Wales man has been charged with one count of driving without due care and attention, causing death.

He will face the Mackay Magistrates Court on November 21.


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