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Man dies after diving incident

A man has died after a suba diving incident near Yeppoon.    Police were called to Rosslyn Bay around 11.00am Sunday, after a man was found unresponsive.   He was pronounced dead at the scene.   A report will be prepared for the coroner.

Two patients airlifted following Marlborough rollover

Two people have been injured in a rollover at Marlborough this morning. Emergency crews were called to the crash on Saint Lawrence Road around 6am. Paramedics treated one man in his 20s at the scene for a shoulder injury, and a man in his 60s for a head laceration. A rescue helicopter landed...

Fire crews battling fire at Mount Tom near Miriam Vale

Multiple Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a vegetation fire burning near Fingerboard Road and Gwynne Range Road, Mount Tom. Crews are working to contain the fire. The fire is posing no threat to property at this time. Nearby residents may be affected by smoke...

An alleged member of Mongrel Mob charged over drug offences

Police have arrested and charged a member of the Mongrel Mob Outlaw Motorcycle Gang (OMCG) with drug offences in Central Queensland. Capricornia District Tactical Crime Squad officers executed a search warrant on a Rockhampton business yesterday where the 38-year-old Frenchville man was arrested. The man has been charged with three counts of...

Police car rammed, Allenstown

A woman has been charged with allegedly driving a sedan into a police vehicle in a shopping centre carpark at Rockhampton on Wednesday night. The 43-year-old Cooee Bay woman has been charged with serious assault police, dangerous operation of a vehicle, possess anything used in a crime and fail to dispose...

Awards to honour CQ SES volunteers

Local State Emergency Service (SES) members are being recognised at an award ceremony this weekend. The event coincides with SES Week 2020, which will run from Saturday 17 October to Sunday 24 October. Central Regional Manager Andrew Wyatt said it is a chance to highlight the vital work of our SES volunteers. "This...
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