Entries by Monique StClair

Fire breaks out on the M1 Yatala

Emergency services are on scene at a grass fire, which broke out on the side of the M1 in Yatala this morning. Fire fighters received reports of a blaze spreading about 100 metres, near Exit 41, around 11am. One crew was required on scene to contain the blaze. Delays are expected on the M1 in […]

Online scammers set a ‘disturbing’ new trend

We’re being urged to be aware of fake buyers, in the midst of a disturbing trend of online rip-offs across the state. It seems scammers are now doing a good job of faking bank transfers by sending through screenshots of legitimate-looking e-receipts as a proof of purchase, to get the seller to hand over the […]

Man in ‘serious condition’ after running a red light

A man’s been hospitalised after a horrific car crash in Burleigh Heads early this morning. Emergency services were called to the scene just before 4.00am, where a 33-year-old man had crashed into a parked car along the Gold Coast Highway. Police say there were reports the man’s car was swerving all over the road and […]

WATCH The moment a motorcyclist tries to run away from Police

Queensland Police have released vision of a man ‘doing a runner’ from an officer north of Brisbane. The 35-year-old man had allegedly struck a Road Policing Command officer with a motorbike yesterday afternoon in Geebung. The senior constable was conducting speed camera duties at the intersection of Newman and Robinson Roads at 3.45pm, when he […]