24 October, 2021

Second person dies following crash at Morayfield

The rider of a Yamaha CY50 has died as a result of injuries sustained in a traffic crash in Morayfield on Friday night.

Second person dies following crash at Morayfield - feature photo

At about 9pm on Friday, two men were riding a Yamaha CY50 along Caboolture River Road towards Morayfield Road when they were struck from behind by a dark coloured vehicle.

The moped then hit a 4WD that was stationary on Kenneth Street waiting to turn left into Caboolture River Road.

The rider, a 30-year-old Caboolture South man, was transported to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital where he died on Saturday night.

The pillion passenger, a 32-year-old Caboolture South man, died at the scene.

Police seized a dark coloured Skoda Octavia from a Nambour address on Saturday night.

A 38-year-old man is currently assisting police with their inquiries.


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