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Deadly Crash Near Childers - Man And Girl Dead

UPDATE | A little girl and a man have lost their lives in that crash near Childers on Friday.

Two cars collided on the Bruce Highway at the intersection of Ross Camp Road, 5kms south of Childers at 1:00PM.

A passenger from one of the cars, an eight-year-old girl, didn't survive.

The male driver and sole occupant of the second car also died at the scene.

The Bruce Highway remains closed however diversions are in place. Minor traffic delays are being experienced, and motorists are requested to be patient.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

EARLIER | Two people remain trapped after a serious car crash near Childers.

Paramedics were called to the scene on the Bruce highway just after 1:00PM following the two car collision.

Seven people are involved with a man and girl suffering critical injuries.

Emergency crews are expected to be remain on scene for some time.

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