BREAKING: Identity of body found in car confirmed
UPDATE Friday 6am:
POLICE have confirmed the deceased man found in a crashed car on the Wide Bay Hwy was a 54-year-old man who had been missing from Kilkivan since Sunday.
Frank Rump was last seen more than four days ago at a residence on Bridge St before yesterday's discovery.
A council worker found the car at the side of the highway at Kinbombi, near Goomeri yesterday, which had rolled and was hidden in long grass, a Gympie police spokesman said.
The man, who was the only person inside the car, was found deceased.
Police said the car and body had been on the side of the road for some time when it was found 300m east of the Kinbombi Rd turnoff.
The man's family had held concerns for Mr Rump's welfare as he suffered from a medical condition.
Gympie Police said investigations are continuing.
QUEENSLAND Police Media has confirmed that the body of a man has been discovered in a car believed to have been in a single vehicle crash near Goomeri on Monday.
They said the car was found about 300m east of the Kinbombi Rd turn off on the Wide Bay Highway just before 3pm today.
While investigations continue, they said it is too early to draw any conclusions or connections between the body and the search for a Kilkivan man missing since Sunday.
The 54-year-old Kilkivan man Frank Rump was last seen around 6am on Sunday at a residence on Bridge St.
Police and family have held concerns for his welfare as he suffers from a medical condition.
He was last seen driving a 2000 model Holden Commodore.
UPDATE 3.50PM: EMERGENCY services have confirmed that the body of a person has been found in a car near Goomeri.
The car on the side of the Wide Bay Highway is believed to have been in the same location since Monday, an ambulance spokesman said.
The car is on the side of the road near the Kinbombi Rd turn off on the Wide Bay Highway.
MOre details on the car and the person found inside are unknown at this stage.
EARLIER 3.30PM: EMERGENCY services are on their way to what appears to be one serious crash at Goomeri, and another rollover at North Deep Creek.
Police have just arrived on the scene of a single vehicle crash at the Kinbombi Rd turnoff from the Wide Bay Highway, which was reported at 3pm.
Ten minutes later, Gympie services responded to another single car crash on Sandy Creek Rd at North Deep Creek.
A police spokesman said a woman had suffered minor lacerations in the accident.
More details as they become available.