A MAN in his 60s has been transferred to Bundaberg Base Hospital.
A MAN in his 60s has been transferred to Bundaberg Base Hospital. Cade Mooney

Two truck crash closes Bruce Highway north of Yaamba

UPDATE 6.30pm: A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman says a 60-year-old male driver was transported to Rockhampton Hospital with a minor head injury.

She says the other male driver was also taken to hospital as a precautionary measure.

His age is unknown.

Police have traffic controls in place but are warning people to expect delays.

4pm: The Bruce Highway is closed about 20km north of Yaamba at Kunwarara following a two-truck smash this afternoon.

Fire crews were called to the scene at 3.15pm.

A Queensland Fire and Rescue spokesman said there were no entrapments and no major injuries.

However, one person is being transported to Rockhampton Hospital.

The spokesman said the highway could be closed for up to six hours as crews wait for heavy earth-moving equipment to arrive.

He could not comment on the cause of the accident.