By HARRY CLARKE
SHOCKED and grieving workmates are gathered at the scene where a feedlot employee tragically died in a crash south west of Chinchilla this morning.
The crash occurred on Greenswamp Rd just after 10am, when the man’s single cab ute crashed into a tree on the opposite side of the road not far from the Goombi Fairymeadow Rd intersection.
Country Caller has confirmed the young man was an employee of a major cattle feedlot on Greenswamp Rd.
It’s understood the man was travelling from nearby workers’ accommodation toward the main feedlot site when the crash occurred.
Police remain on the scene and are awaiting the arrival of forensic crash investigators.