Carseldine car accident – motorist killed after two trucks rolled over

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Morayfield man killed after two trucks rolled over in Carseldine

A 62-year-old Morayfield man has died after two trucks overturned leading to other vehicles crashing on a major road north of Brisbane.

According to report, the crash occurred on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at about 7:00 a.m. on the Gympie Arterial Road at Carseldine.

Two trucks travelling southbound had flipped over on the off-ramp, says Matt McGregor, Queensland Ambulance Service senior operations supervisor.

According to authorities, four vehicles were involved in the crash. A semi trailer and a flatbed truck collided before hitting two other cars waiting to make a turn onto Linkfield Road.

The semi truck driver, 62-year-old Morayfield man was declared dead on the scene while five people were treated by medics.

Three other men and a 40-year-old woman were taken to Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital for treatment of minor injuries, including chest pain and a head injury.