Man arrested and charged with failing to appear

A Richmond man has been arrested following a fatal single vehicle crash at Tugun in Queensland.

Queensland police stated preliminary inquiries indicated a Holden Commodore with NSW registration was travelling north on the Pacific Highway at Tugun about 2.10am on April 19 when it left the road and rolled several times.

A female passenger was transported to Gold Coast University Hospital in a critical condition.

"The 28-year-old woman from Wallsend, NSW has since passed away from her injuries," police stated.

"A 40-year-old man from Richmond, NSW was arrested in relation to other matters. He was charged with failing to appear and will appear in the Southport Magistrate Court."