One man is dead and another in a critical condition after separate incidents overnight.
One man is dead and another in a critical condition after separate incidents overnight.

Teen dies after being thrown from ute

A TEENAGER has died after he was thrown from the back of a ute on North Stradbroke Island.

Police were called to the scene along Main Beach about 2am.

The 19-year-old from Point Lookout died at the scene.

The driver and his four passengers were not injured.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

Meanwhile, a man is in critical condition after the car he was in ran into a tree near Logan.

Police were called to the accident at 12.03am where the single vehicle had veered off the road before colliding with a tree along Waterford Tamborine Rd in Buccan.

The male passenger, whose age has not been disclosed, was taken to hospital in a critical condition.

The teenage driver was also taken to hospital however a Police spokeswoman said she did not believe his injuries were critical.

The Forensic Crash Unit are investigating.


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