Entries by Jaydan Duck

Police rescue woman from sinking car after alleged domestic violence incident

POLICE have rescued an alleged drug-affected woman from her sinking car after she allegedly drove it into a river following a domestic violence incident in Sydney’s southwest. Police were first called to a domestic violence incident at Georges Hail shortly after 2pm on Sunday. As officers were making their way to the scene, they were […]

Tough new penalties for drivers who kill someone in an accident in Qld

THE maximum penalty for drivers who kill or seriously injure someone in an accident while speeding or affected by drugs or alcohol in Queensland will quadruple under new laws being considered by the State Government. The proposed legislation comes after a review into the maximum penalties following the deaths of siblings Sarah, 30, and Daniel […]

Good Samaritan knocked-out in shocking one-punch attack

A GOOD Samaritan who stepped in to try and stop a fight in Hervey Bay has suffered significant head injuries after being knocked out in a shocking one-punch attack by a random passer-by. Police said the 23-year-old victim was attacked while trying to break up a fight between two men on Charlton Esplanade around 1.15am on […]

Child killed, another injured after family car leaves highway, flips into creek

AN 11-year-old boy has tragically died after the family car flipped into a creek south of Mackay. The accident happened on the Bruce Highway around five kilometres north of Carmila on Sunday morning. Police said for reasons unknown, the family car left the highway and overturned in Gillinbin Creek around 9.30am. Sadly, an 11-year-old boy […]