Entries by Monique StClair

3yo boy found dead on bus in 34C heat, Cairns

Investigations are underway after a three-year-old boy was found dead on a mini-bus in Cairns yesterday. The bus was parked out the front of a school on Stokes Street in Edmonton around 3.15pm. It’s understood that Cairns was going through a bit of a heatwave (34C) yesterday afternoon, though it’s not yet known exactly what […]

Man hospitalised with snake bite, Currumbin Valley

A man’s been hospitalised after he was bitten by a snake on the Gold Coast last night. Emergency services were called to an address in Currumbin Valley just after 6.00pm. The man was bitten at a location off Currumbin Creek Road. He was briefly treated at the scene, before being taken to hospital for further […]

Six people hospitalised after two car crash, Gold Coast

Six people – including a baby – are recovering this morning, after a multivehicle crash last night. Two cars collided along Oxley Drive around 10.00pm. Emergency services briefly assessed six people at the scene before taking them all to hospital. Paramedics report that a woman in her 70s suffered a significant leg injury. While three […]

M1 at a standstill after crash, Gold Coast

The M1 is already blocked, after an early morning crash in the southbound lanes. It happened in the right hand lane just after exit 82 through Robina, around 6.00am. The Department of Transport and Main Roads is warning of delays, and urging motorists to ‘proceed with caution’. Delays were almost back to Gooding Drive at […]