A motorbike rider has tragically died after hitting a kangaroo north of Mount Perry this morning. File Photo.
A motorbike rider has tragically died after hitting a kangaroo north of Mount Perry this morning. File Photo.

Man tragically dies after fatal collision with kangaroo

A man has tragically been confirmed dead after hitting a kangaroo while riding his motorcycle in Moolboolaman, north of Mount Perry.

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Preliminary investigations indicate at about 8am a motorcyclist was headed west on Gin Gin Mount Perry Road when he hit a kangaroo and was thrown from the bike.

The rider, a 62-year-old Bundaberg man, died at the scene.

Forensic Crash Unit officers are investigating.

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