A 19-year-old man has died in a single-vehicle crash at Elimbah overnight.
A 19-year-old man has died in a single-vehicle crash at Elimbah overnight. Contributed

Teen dies after car flips, crashes into tree

A 19-YEAR-OLD man has died after his car flipped and crashed into a tree in the Sunshine Coast's south overnight.

A Queensland Police Service spokesman said about 9.30pm, the man's car was travelling south on Beerburrum Rd at Elimbah when it left the road, crossed an embankment, overturned and crashed into a tree.

The man, believed to be from overseas, was entrapped in the car and was treated for critical injuries by paramedics, including Critical Care, before he died at the scene.

Police are appealing for anyone with dashcam footage or any information to come forward.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating. 



M1 to be closed for hours as checkpoints come down

Premium Content M1 to be closed for hours as checkpoints come down

Border communities are facing fresh traffic disruption with news all northbound...

Why pine trees on The Coast Road are being removed

Premium Content Why pine trees on The Coast Road are being removed

Developer explains why some of the iconic trees are getting chopped

COVID RESTRICTIONS: Your guide to the latest changes

Premium Content COVID RESTRICTIONS: Your guide to the latest changes

Northern NSW Health boss praises community, but says we still need to be vigilant...