A car has caught fire in Acacia Ridge after hitting a pole.
A car has caught fire in Acacia Ridge after hitting a pole.

Man dies in fiery single-car crash

A MAN has died at the scene of a fiery car crash on Brisbane's southside overnight.

Early investigations suggest a car travelling along Learoyd Rd at Acacia Ridge left the road and hit a power pole at speed, before crashing through a fence and catching fire.

 

 

A car has caught fire in Acacia Ridge after hitting a pole.
A car has caught fire in Acacia Ridge after hitting a pole.

 

Emergency services at the scene of Tuesday night’s crash.
Emergency services at the scene of Tuesday night’s crash.

 

The incident occurred about 10pm.

The male driver of the car, the sole occupant, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigations are continuing.

 

Originally published as Man dies in fiery single-car crash


Police: Alleged shooter surrendered after negotiators called

premium_icon Police: Alleged shooter surrendered after negotiators called

A man remains in serious condition and has undergone multiple surgeries after...

Industry calls ‘to open up Australia to Australians’

premium_icon Industry calls ‘to open up Australia to Australians’

Eased restrictions have been welcomed by tourism operators but some say more is...

State’s new cases as restrictions ease further

State’s new cases as restrictions ease further

No new cases in Queensland as more restrictions are lifted