Hervey Bay couple involved in deadly crash

An elderly man has died and a woman in her 80s airlifted to hospital following a two-vehicle crash at Tiaro.

The collision occurred at the intersection of Redbank and Netherby Road, with the RACQ LifeFlight Rescue called to the scene just after 11am Monday.

The couple was driving north on Netherby Road when their car crashed into a four-wheel-drive towing a caravan heading south.

The woman was cut free from the wreckage and airlifted to Sunshine Coast Hospital in a stable condition.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.