Entries by Matt McDonald

Woman killed in crash at Beenleigh

A woman has been killed after crashing her car in Beenleigh. The 26-year-old was driving north along Saratoga St around 3.45am when she collided with a parked car. Her vehicle then careered into a power pole. Police and paramedics rushed to the scene but the 26-year-old could not be saved and she was pronounced dead […]

Drunk driver sparks evacuation of apartment block

A woman more than twice the legal alcohol limit has forced the evacuation of dozens of residents after crashing her car into a loading dock at a shopping centre in Sydney’s east. The Volkswagon Golf hit a gas pipe in the loading dock of the East Village Shopping Centre on Defries Ave just before 3.15am. The […]

Karl and Jasmine exchange vows in secret ceremony

TV star Karl Stefanovic and his fiancee Jasmine Yarbrough have exchanged vows in a secret commitment ceremony in Sydney. The couple, who have been engaged for a month sealed their love in front of family and friends at a home in Palm Beach. Their relationship has played out in the public eye since Stefanovic split […]

Man charged over hit run on elderly man

A man has been charged over a hit run in Sydney’s west. An 88-year-old man was hit by a car on Friday night at the intersection of Eldridge Rd and Northram Ave in Bankstown. The driver allegedly fled from the scene and failed to provide any help to the man. A 24-year-old man handed himself […]

Queen’s praise for Comm Games volunteers

The Queen has praised the thousands of volunteers who are about to give up their time to help out with the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. The Queen has released a message ahead of Commonwealth Day on Monday, highlighting the contribution that sport makes to building peace and development. “The excitement and positive potential […]