Entries by Rachel Junge

Erratic driving leads Tweed Heads Police to drug bust

An alleged drug dealer has attracted the unwanted attention of Police, after driving erratically on the Pacific Motorway. The 27-year-old from Mount Tamborine was stopped on the M1 near Tweed Heads on Friday afternoon, after Police noticed he was continuing to speed up then slow down as he headed northbound. “Officers attached to Tweed/Byron Target […]

Driver killed as out-of-control car rolls in Gold Coast Hinterland

THE Forensic Crash Unit is investigating what led to a fatal crash in the Gold Coast Hinterland. Emergency services rushed to the scene in Numinbah Valley just after 7.15pm on Friday, amid reports a car had lost control on Nerang Murwillumbah Road. Initial investigations suggest the vehicle was travelling south, when it rolled a number of […]

Firefighters injured, diners evacuated as restaurant destroyed

Three firefighters have been injured while battling a blaze at a Sydney restaurant. Staff members and customers were evacuated from the eatery on King Street in Newtown around 9.45pm on Saturday when the fire broke out. On arrival, crews found the fire well alight and began working to extinguish the blaze. However, the building sustained significant […]

Female driver seriously injured in collision with speeding BMW

A YOUNG disqualified driver is facing a string of charges after allegedly crashing a speeding BMW into another car outside a Brisbane hospital. Police say the black sedan was travelling at high speed along Hamilton Road, westbound from Zenith Avenue in Chermside, at about 3:45 pm on Saturday. It crashed into a black Nissan Micra […]