Tag Archives: traffic

SEARCH FOR MAN AFTER CRASH – Tuesday July 2 2013

– Three men caused a major crash in Roxburgh Park last night after they refused to stop their vehicle for police. Police attempted to pull a car over in Roxburgh Park Drive near St Clair Boulevard shortly after 6pm, but … Continue reading

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SURFING FOR FAME – Friday June 28 2013

– Two 14-year-old boys in search of “Internet fame” have been caught “bus-surfing” down a major NSW highway. The boys were spotted hanging onto the back of a bus as it travelled south along the Pacific Highway, south of Newcastle. … Continue reading

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HI, IT’S ME, I’VE BEEN BOOKED – Monday June 24 2013

– It’s 4:27pm on Hoddle Street and driver Andre, stopped at traffic lights, can’t resist the urge to whip out his phone to let his family know he’s on his way home. He’s so absorbed by the glowing screen, he … Continue reading

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POLICE IN ROAD BLITZ – Friday June 7 2013

– Learner drivers and pedestrians will be part of a police blitz over the Queen’s Birthday long weekend. Police will saturate Victoria’s major highways and freeways from Saturday to Monday under Operation Regal. Speed, driver distraction, seatbelts, fatigue and drugs … Continue reading

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FIVE QUESTIONED AFTER 800KM RAMPAGE IN WA GOLDFIELDS – Tuesday May 7 2013

– Police are questioning five men over a series of attacks, break-ins and thefts in an 800-kilometre rampage across WA’s Goldfields in less than 24 hours. Detectives are investigating links between all the incidents, which started Sunday afternoon and continued … Continue reading

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PEDESTRIAN KILLED – Saturday April 27 2013

– A pedestrian has died in hospital after being struck by a car in a hit-and-run crash in Melbourne. The 28-year-old Maidstone man was hit as he crossed Ballarat Road, near Park Street, in Footscray, about 8:30pm on Thursday, police … Continue reading

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NECK-STRETCHING

– Yeah, ok. I’m looking at the accident now, after I’ve waited in traffic for an hour to pass. It’s my fucking turn, that alright with you?

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NEWLYWED JAILED AFTER KILLING HUSBAND WHILE DRINK-DRIVING – Friday April 12 2013

– A woman whose husband of three months was killed in a road accident after she drank alcohol and sped along a Melbourne street has been jailed for one year. Tanya Lee Mitchell, 26, sobbed throughout her sentence hearing on … Continue reading

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GIRL RUN DOWN ON FOOTPATH – Friday March 29 2013

– A teenage girl walking home along a footpath has been struck and killed by an out-of-control truck in Richmond. Police are investigating the circumstances that led to the girl, 14, being run down as she walked along the city … Continue reading

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TEEN BEGS MATE TO HANG ON FOR LIFE – Sunday March 24 2013

– The teenage survivor of a horror crash yesterday morning has described how he held his mate’s hands in his final moments, pleading with him to survive. Sale men Peter Clarke, 18, and Daniel Marinovich, 23, died when they were … Continue reading

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