Driver killed after car smashes into tree

BREAKING: ‬Police are appealing for witnesses as they try to explain a late night crash that killed a motorist on an isolated stretch of a country road.

A motorist was killed after the car they were driving left the road and smashed into a tree south of the Darling Downs.

The crash occurred between Texas and Yetman just south of the Queensland border about 10.50pm Friday.

It is understood that the car left the road striking a tree.

Emergency services were called to the crash at 10.54pm, however, the driver was declared dead at the scene.


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