May 16, 2017
Former Nanango police Officer-in-Charge, retired Senior Sergeant Kevin Guteridge, was killed in a head-on crash near Tiaro on Monday morning.
A police spokesman said initial information suggested that about 10:50am, a sedan was travelling northbound on Netherby Road when it was involved in a collision with a 4WD towing a caravan heading south.
Mr Guteridge, 86, from Hervey Bay, died at the scene.
His wife Cynthia, 84, was airlifted to Sunshine Coast Hospital in a stable condition with non-life threatening injuries.
A man and woman in the 4WD did not suffer any physical injuries.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.
Mr Guteridge is the father of Murgon Officer-in-Charge Senior Sergeant Lance Guteridge.
Kevin Guteridge was Officer-in-Charge at Nanango from 1977-79.