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A teenager whose mother was killed in a head-on crash near Uki on 22 January died yesterday in the Gold Coast Hospital.

The collision that killed the 45-year-old Mount Gravatt woman also injured five people.

The 15-year-old daughter had been flown to the hospital in a serious condition but died yesterday about 3am, according to police.

The crash happened just before 1pm on Thursday 22 January.

Police said a Suzuki SX4 was travelling north along Kyogle Road, about 5km north of Uki, when it collided head-on with a Mazda Astina travelling south.

Emergency services were called however the female driver of the Mazda died at the scene.

Police said the

The female driver of the Suzuki, and her four passengers aged between 3 and 15 years, were taken to hospital and have since been released.

A report is being prepared for the Coroner.

 

 

 


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