Fatal crash at Lakeland

September 8, 2022 7:35 am in by


A Malanda woman has died following a single-vehicle rollover at Lakeland.

Around 3.30pm yesterday, a Toyota Hilux was travelling in a northerly direction on Hurse Road when it left the road and rolled.

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A 56-year-old woman and the sole occupant of the vehicle sustained significant injuries and died at the scene.

The Cooktown Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has dashcam footage should contact police.

There has been 22 fatal crashes in the Far Northern region in 2022.