Woman rushed to hospital after serious crash

A WOMAN has been rushed to hospital with life-threatening head injuries after a single vehicle crash near Bowen today.

The forensic crash unit are investigating the crash, which occurred on the Bruce Hwy near Splitters Creek, a police spokesperson said.

A passing motorist notified police of the crash just after 7.10am, the spokesperson said.

The woman, who is in her mid-20s was transported to Bowen Hospital.

The Bruce Hwy is currently closed while investigations are underway.

There are no further details at this stage.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously on 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au.


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