Five in head-on crash on Pialba-Burrum Heads Rd

Emergency service workers are at the scene of a crash on Pialba-Burrum Heads Rd.
Emergency service workers are at the scene of a crash on Pialba-Burrum Heads Rd. Alistair Brightman

UPDATE: Five people have escaped without injuries after a head-on crash on Pialba-Burrum Heads Rd on Friday afternoon.

A 31-year-old Toogoom mother and three children were travelling along Pialba-Burrum Heads Rd, away from Hervey Bay, when their Toyota four-wheel drive and a blue Ford ute, being driven by a man, collided. 

The ute, which was towing a boat, sustained the worst damage.

Sergeant Darryn Morris said witnesses were being interviewed in an effort to established whether either driver was at fault but confirmed alcohol was not a factor.

EARLIER: Emergency services are at the scene of a two-vehicle crash on Pialba-Burrum Heads Rd, near Petersens Rd, at Craignish, where up to seven people, including young children, are being treated.

The crash happened about 1pm.

Topics:  craignish crash emergency services pialba-burrum heads rd police

Sanderson thanks committee for great year of M'Boro Football

Football Maryborough president Daniel Sanderson said it was a great year for football in the region.

Daniel Sanderson reflects on the football season.

Cattle property mistakenly turned into national park

Part of the Lohse family's leasehold was turned into national park in 2004. Image: ABC News

The blunder has caused untold stress and anguish for Lohse family

Roadworks in Toogoom start today

It is anticipated that the work will take two weeks

Local Partners

Britney Spears suffers wardrobe malfunction

Britney Spears suffered a wardrobe malfunction during performance

'You Spin Me Round' hitmaker dies aged 57

Pete Burns

Pete Burns has died aged 57

REVIEW: Season 7 premiere of The Walking Dead disgusted me

I'm disgusted by The Walking Dead premiere.

SPOILERS: The Walking Dead premiere disgusted me.

Flick teases intense and entertaining Survivor grand final

Felicity 'Flick' Eggington in a scene from the TV series Australian Survivor.

GOLD Coaster's elimination leaves Lee, El and Kristie in final three

Priscilla concerned people will forget about Elvis

Priscilla Presley source Bang

She says she feels responsible to keep his legacy going

Taylor Swift files lawsuit over alleged groping

Taylor Swift source Bang

Swift has commenced legal action against a DJ over the incident

Look at me! Kath and Kim home up for sale

Kath and Kim from the iconic Aussie TV series.

'Crack open the Baileys and grab a box of BBQ Shapes'

How to fit 100,000 new homes on the Coast

Property, real estate, housing, suburb,  August 2016

Fitting 2m extra people in south-east Qld in 25 years a balance

Hinterland horse stud passed in for $8.25 million

UNREAL: This Maleny estate is incredible.

12-bedroom hinterland horse stud still available

Hit songwriter's Noosa mansion on market

SPECIAL PLACE: The Cintamani estate is going to tender, marketed by Tom Offermann Real Estate.

Is this Queensland's best property?

Kiwi siblings snap up Dotcom mansion for $32.5m

The new toy company owners of the Coatesville mansion want replace any controversy with positivity and fun. Photo / Barfoot and Thompson

The trio paid $32.5 million for the property in June

New $200 million development will create 580 jobs

Cassie And Josh with baby Alfie and daughter Andee. They have bought at new Lennox Head development Epiq.

Majority of new positions will be given to Northern Rivers locals