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Rocky man involved in fatal limo crash

Police lights on the top of a police car, Monday, August 29, 2016.
Police lights on the top of a police car, Monday, August 29, 2016. Kevin Farmer

POLICE are investigating after a Rockhampton man was involved in a fatal limousine crash overnight.

Initial investigations indicate around 12.20am, a limousine was attempting a U-turn just south of Proserpine when it was hit by a van travelling south along the Bruce Highway.

The driver and sole occupant of the limousine was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The driver of the van, a 43-year-old man from Park Avenue, was transported to Proserpine Hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

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