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Police appeal for witnesses of head-on crash on Western Downs

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The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating after a man in his 60s died in a two-car crash south of Miles yesterday evening (October 17).
Initial investigations indicate about 5pm, a Toyota Hilux and a Toyota Prado collided while travelling in opposite directions on the Leichhardt Highway.
The driver and sole occupant of the Hilux, a 22-year-old Fanny Bay man, was airlifted to hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
The driver of the Prado, a 64-year-old Millmerran man, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The passenger of the Prado, a 59-year-old Millmerran woman, was also airlifted to hospital in a serious but stable condition.
Anyone with information that may be able to assist with ongoing investigations is urged to come forward.
(Photo: Queensland Police Service. Supplied.)