One man is dead and another is seriously injured following two separate accidents in Queensland.
One man is dead and another is seriously injured following two separate accidents in Queensland.

Elderly woman dead after being hit by truck

AN elderly woman has died in hospital after being hit by a truck as she attempted to cross a major highway, west of Brisbane.

The 84-year-old woman was crossing the Warrego Hwy near the Langton Ave intersection at Yuleba, west of Miles, about 8am on Monday when she was struck by a truck.

The woman was airlifted to Toowoomba hospital, but died on Monday afternoon.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.