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10 February 2018 9:39 AM Two children injured in crash at Athlone

A young girl is fighting for life after a two-car collision about 110 kilometres south-east of Melbourne on Saturday. Five people were injured after two cars crashed on the Drouin-Korumburra Road, Athlone, just before 1.30pm. A primary school-aged girl was flown to the Royal Children's Hospital, where she remained in a critical condition on Saturday 43

10 February 2018 3:33 AM Investment gamble pays off as Matt Campbell lands Porsche Le Mans deal

Australia's Matt Campbell is set to follow in Mark Webber's footsteps, taking on the World Endurance Championship and 24 Hours of Le Mans with Porsche. The newly minted Porsche junior started life as a factory-backed racing driver by outgunning highly-fancied racers in identical 911 GT3 R machinery in qualifying for the Bathurst 12 Hour last week where 30

9 February 2018 7:13 AM Queensland's Brown ready to rumble in Perth

Late replacement fighters have a tendency towards being sucked-in and spat-out by the UFC, but Brown is more resilient than most and his penchant for engaging in firefights has seen him quickly become a fan favourite. His last fight against Frank Camacho in Sydney was an instant classic, with both men biting down on their mouthpieces and swinging with reckless 4

9 February 2018 6:29 AM Delays after serious multi-vehicle crash

Several people have been injured after a semi-trailer crashed into multiple cars in Brisbane’s north. Emergency services received a call at 12.52pm with reports a truck had driven onto the wrong side of the road, hit several cars and then slammed into a bollard at the intersection of Nudgee Road and Airport Drive in Hendra. Queensland Police has not ruled 7

8 February 2018 6:53 AM Canberra's James Koundouris feared for Ash Walsh's life in Bathurst 12 Hour crash

He has since left hospital and is in good spirits, while Koundouris has backed the formation of a committee that will look at "how we can make racing across the top of the mountain safer". "Immediate thoughts were 'I hope he is alive'. That's the first thing that came to my mind," Koundouris said. "He's back home. He's feeling a bit light-headed, he probably 13

6 February 2018 12:20 PM Multiple high-speed chases cause carnage on Perth roads

A man is in custody and a woman is on the run from police after a high-speed car chase ended in a shopping centre car park on Tuesday afternoon. The chase began when the 27-year-old driver failed to stop for police on Broun Avenue in Embleton at around 2pm. It's understood the driver panicked as the car was stolen, and rammed two police cars before taking 11

4 February 2018 2:43 PM Amtrak crash: Multiple deaths, scores injured after trains collide in South Carolina

An Amtrak passenger train collided with a CSX freight train in South Carolina on Sunday, killing at least two people and injuring at least 50, the Lexington County Sheriff's Department said on Twitter. The train with 139 passengers and eight crew members aboard was traveling between New York and Miami when it collided with the freight train and derailed 30

21 January 2018 11:32 PM Firefighters continue to battle Royal National Park bushfire

Firefighters are continuing to battle a blaze in the Royal National Park on Monday, after the fire burnt more than 1800 hectares of bush over the weekend. The bushfire is being treated as suspicious, and burnt out of control on Saturday and Sunday. On Sunday evening, crews from the Rural Fire Service were controlling the fire and took advantage of easing 21

18 January 2018 9:33 AM Armed car thieves charged after crash in West End

A group of men accused of stealing two cars during two separate violent invasions of the same Queensland home have been charged after crashing one of the vehicles. Three men armed with knives allegedly demanded car keys from the occupants of the Eagleby home on Wednesday evening and grabbed property before fleeing in a black Jeep Cherokee. About an hour later 20

18 January 2018 7:20 AM 'Your worst nightmare coming true': Father of child locked in car says he forgot

The father of a child found locked in a car in Neutral Bay on Thursday has told media it was "your worst nightmare coming true". It was a case of fatigue "after a rough night", he said of his mistake. "He fell asleep in the car, I thought I had dropped him off, and I went straight to work." A window had to be smashed to free the distressed boy, whom police 10