Entries by Jaydan Duck

BREAKING: Train crashes into platform at New Jersey station

A PASSENGER train has reportedly crashed into a platform at a railway station in Hoboken, New Jersey. Details of the incident are only just filtering through the newsroom. There are fears as many as 100 people may have been injured. Photos uploaded to social media appear to show significant structural damage to a platform at […]

Police officer “accidentally” fires gun on Qld street

A POLICE officer is under investigation after he accidentally opened fire on a suburban Queensland street. The incident took place at a remembrance service on Electra Street in Bundaberg at around 10am this morning. In a statement released to media on Thursday afternoon, police said the officer was handling his service firearm when it accidentally […]

SES issues Flood Evacuation Warning for Condobolin

RESIDENTS in the central western NSW town of Condobolin have been urged to prepare to evacuate with further rainfall threatening to enhance flooding along the already swollen Lachlan River. Lachlan Region Incident Controller Patricia Malone said the Lachlan River is expected to peak near 7.2 metres in Condobolin next Wednesday, 5 October. However, the flood […]

South Australian town under threat after dam bursts

A SMALL town near Adelaide in storm-ravaged South Australia has been warned to prepare for the possibility of major flooding after a local dam wall failed. The State Emergency Service said a dam had burst north of the Greenock township, which is located around 66 kilometres outside of Adelaide. It is feared water from the […]