A traffic controller has died after being struck by a car while directing traffic around roadworks on the Sunshine Coast.
The incident happened on the Bruce Hwy Monday night.
Ken Altoft, 56, was on traffic control duty between Forest Glen and the Sunshine Coast Motorway at around midnight when the incident happened, the Sunshine Coast Daily reports.
The driver of the car suffered serious injuries and was rushed to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital for treatment.
Police are investigating the circumstances of the crash.