Tragic twist in search for missing driver, 28, as body is found

Jayden Alexander

Jayden Alexander

A man’s body has been found in an area where a driver involved in a serious traffic crash on ‘s Bruce Highway disappeared.

Missing man Jayden Alexander wasn’t at that the crash scene when police arrived at the two-vehicle accident site near Traveston about 10pm on Thursday.

The 28-year-old also failed to return home to Gympie, causing police to become concerned for TRAVESTIS PORTO his welfare, police said on Tuesday.

They started searching with State Emergency Service volunteers at Cobbs Gully, near the Bruce Highway at Kybong and Traveston.

A body was found on Tuesday.

It is yet to be formally identified and a report will be prepared for the coroner.