Crash in Nerang this morning ends in double fatality

POLICE are investigating a double fatal traffic crash that occurred in Nerang early this morning.

Initial information suggests that shortly before 12.30am, a single vehicle was travelling along Ferry Street and has left the road and collided with a tree.

A 27-year-old Darra man and a 26-year-old Fortitude Valley woman were both pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police are seeking anyone that may have seen a black Subaru Forester in the area between 12.00 and 12:20am to contact them through Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.



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