DEARLY MISSED: French tourist Alixe Stoffel was killed after she became trapped beneath a truck in which she travelled from Gin Gin to Brisbane.
DEARLY MISSED: French tourist Alixe Stoffel was killed after she became trapped beneath a truck in which she travelled from Gin Gin to Brisbane. Contributed

French tourist killed after leaving Bundaberg

A FRENCH tourist killed in Brisbane on Monday night had just arrived in the city after leaving the Bundaberg region.

Alixe Stoffel, 19, had been given a lift by a truck driver in Gin Gin.

When she exited the vehicle at a Brisbane service station, her bag became caught and she became trapped underneath the truck in what police have called a freak accident.

Tributes for Ms Stoffel have poured in from around the world.

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