Diversion in place at Mt Morgan after fatal motorcycle crash

8pm: DIVERSIONS remain in place on the Burnett Highway as emergency services remain at the scene. 

3:17pm: THE driver of the second vehicle involved will be transported to Mt Morgan Hospital for observation by the Queensland Ambulance Service.

A diversion has been put in place by the Queensland Fire and Rescue Service to Fletchers Rd. 

2:50pm: THE police will be closing the Burnett Highway, about 15kms west of Mt Morgan, as part of the investigation into a fatal motorcycle accident.

Reports indicate the highway could be closed for a number of hours today.

It is believed one person is dead after a motorcycle and vehicle collided about 100 metres from bridge over the Dee River.

2.35pm: A MOTORCYCLIST is reportedly deceased after a collision with a vehicle on the Burnett Highway.

Reports indicate the crash has occurred 15-20kms west of Mount Morgan on the highway.

Emergency services are on route.

The accident has occurred near a bridge.

Topics:  burnett highway fatal crash motorcycle

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