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FATAL: Man killed after 4WD collides with tree

A 62-YEAR-OLD man has died after his four wheel drive collided with a tree.

The fatal accident occurred on Wednesday about 11.20am, when the driver, the sole occupant of the car, collided with a tree on the Mitchell-Saint George Road, south of the town Mitchell.

The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene.

A Queensland Ambulance Services spokesman said they the first call about the accident job from police, and arrived on the scene shortly after 12pm.

More to come.


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