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Two lives lost in Coast crashes

A man has died following a single-vehicle traffic crash in Little Mountain on Saturday night.

Preliminary investigations indicate around 6.15pm, a black Ford Ranger travelling east on Sugarbag Road left the roadway and crashed into an embankment.

As a result of the crash, the vehicle caught fire.

A 29-year-old Little Mountain man was declared deceased at the scene.

In a seperate incident, a man has died following a motorcycle crash in Nambour.

Preliminary investigations indicate around 6.15pm, Saturday a motorcyclist was travelling west on Carter Road towards Blaxland Street when he lost control of the motorcycle and crashed.

A 38-year-old Mapleton man was declared deceased at the scene.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating is investigating both crashes.

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