The scene of the crash.
The scene of the crash.

Elderly man dies two weeks after car crash

A MAN has died in hospital from injuries sustained in a car crash two weeks ago.

A Queensland Police Service spokesperson said the 69-year-old man from Texas, Queensland died in hospital on Saturday from injuries sustained in a single vehicle crash on July 17.

LifeFlight at the scene of the crash.
LifeFlight at the scene of the crash. Contributed

"Investigations indicate the man was driving along Toowoomba Karara Road at Ellangowna, near Clifton, around 7am when he lost control and his vehicle collided with a tree," the spokesperson said.

"The man was the sole occupant of the vehicle."

Following the crash the man was airlifted by the RACQ LifeFlight helicopter to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane. 

Ellangowan crash: LifeFlight on the scene of the Ellangowan crash on July 17.
Ellangowan crash: LifeFlight on the scene of the Ellangowan crash on July 17.