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Two killed in highway collision

Two people have died following a car crash on the Gold Coast.
Two people have died following a car crash on the Gold Coast. John Gass

TWO people have died after a serious collision on the Gold Coast Hwy at Burleigh Heads this morning.

Gold Coast Police are at the scene of the collision between a car and a maxi taxi.

A man and a woman were taken to Gold Coast Hospital with life threatening injuries following the crash, but later died.

The collision occurred about 9.50am.

According to the police, the couple were in a car that was attempting to turn right from the Gold Coast Hwy into Fifth Ave, Burleigh, when it collided with a maxi taxi.

The driver of the maxi taxi was not injured in the crash and it was not carrying passengers.

Topics:  burleigh heads, car crash, fatal, gold coast highway



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