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Man killed in collision after being hit by a Bruce Highway car in Coles Creek near Gympie

Tragedy as father, 48, is killed in horror hit-and-run after being hit by a car and thrown 100 yards from parked Suzuki motorcycle

  • Dean Khan’s body was found 100 yards from his motorcycle, the Bruce Highway
  • Police believe Mr. Khan has parked his motorcycle on the nearby slip road
  • He was locked with his helmet when he was hit by an unknown vehicle

A 48-year-old father was killed in a horror hit and run while standing next to his motorcycle on a highway.

Dean Khan’s body was found about 100 yards from his Suzuki bike on the Bruce Highway near Coles Creek in rural Queensland at approximately 11 p.m. Monday.

Police believe Khan had parked his motorcycle on the nearby slip road and stood holding his helmet when he was hit by an unknown vehicle.

A teenager assists the police in their investigation.

Dean Khan's body was found about 100 meters from his Suzuki bike on the Bruce Highway near Coles Creek (pictured) in rural Queensland on Monday around 11 p.m.

Dean Khan’s body was found about 100 meters from his Suzuki bike on the Bruce Highway near Coles Creek (pictured) in rural Queensland on Monday around 11 p.m.

“ A man who was full of life, a father and a loving brother, has tragically lost his life, ” a friend told the Courier mail.

If anyone can provide any information about what happened to Dean Khan, please help us. His family deserves answers. ‘

Forensic Crash Unit investigators are calling on all witnesses, especially motorists driving the Bruce Highway around the Kybong area between 10pm and 11pm.

Anyone who has relevant dashcam vision is urged to contact the police.

The investigation into the forensic crash unit continues.

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