Crash victim dies in hospital

A WOMAN injured in a single vehicle traffic crash at Torquay on August 23 died in a Brisbane hospital yesterday.

Around 10.15am on Monday, the car the woman was driving collided with a power pole on Boundary Road.  

The 17-year-old Booral woman was taken to the Hervey Bay Hospital initially before being transferred to the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

See main story in tomorrow's Chronicle.



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