Motoring News

Wed 5 Aug 2020

Drunk dad crashes with 6-year-old son in the front seat

Premium Content Drunk dad crashes with 6-year-old son in the front seat

A dad that crashed a car with his six-year-old son in a booster seat was breathalysed at nearly five times the legal limit, a court has heard.

‘Knew what they were doing:’ Thieves ram and loot

Premium Content ‘Knew what they were doing:’ Thieves ram and loot

The manager of a Caloundra business hit by ram raiding thieves in a stolen car says the damage caused to the store will cost more than what was stolen.

Drink driver allegedly headbutts officer in attempt to flee

Premium Content Drink driver allegedly headbutts officer in attempt to flee

A drink-driver who was more than three times over the limit allegedly headbutted a female officer in his attempts to flee.

Tue 4 Aug 2020

Phone users avoid fine with loophole

Phone users avoid fine with loophole

One in ten people who have been caught using their phones while driving are going without being punished by using a legal loophole.

‘Way over:’ Police drag high range drink-driver out of car

Premium Content ‘Way over:’ Police drag high range drink-driver out of car

A truck driver who had to be dragged out of his car by police after he refused to be breathalysed has been trying to turn his life around.

Don’t invite fatigue on your road trip

Don’t invite fatigue on your road trip

This year our road toll is higher than the same time last year.

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