Man dead after losing control of bike, crashing into tree

A MAN has died after losing control of his motorcycle and crashing into a tree at Springfield.

Queensland Police Forensic Crash Unit officers are investigating the crash in Springfield Central overnight.

Initial inquiries indicate around 6.45pm a motorcycle was travelling east on Sinnathamby Boulevard approaching University Dr when the rider has lost control and hit a tree in the centre median strip.

The rider, a 33-year-old Morayfield man, was transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital where he died a short time later.

Police investigations are continuing.



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