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18 January 2018 2:18 AM Police raid trucking company involved in fatal M1 crash at Cooranbong

Three trucks including an ethanol tanker collided in the crash, causing a large explosion that destroyed the two semi-trailers and B-double tanker along with a car, and also started a bushfire. Three other drivers escaped unhurt or with minor injuries. Police believe the truck carrying the 50-year-old male driver who died was the vehicle at fault, and after 12

15 January 2018 10:01 AM Bayswater Bridge claims two victims in one day

The Bayswater Bridge has claimed not one but two trucks on the same day. A truck crashed into the bridge on Monday afternoon sometime after 1pm. Part of the truck's roof was ripped off in the impact and fell onto the road. Photos taken from the scene show it is causing major traffic issues, with cars backed up a long way. The bridge has become a notorious 8

13 January 2018 8:48 AM Woman arrested after trying to steal horse ambulance at Magic Millions

A woman was arrested and taken to Southport watchhouse after trying to steal the horse ambulance on Magic Millions day on the Gold Coast on Saturday. The ambulance had taken the Kris Lees-trained Lomazzo to the Gold Coast Equine Hospital near the track and the woman, who was drunk, hopped in the driver's seat and refused to get out. The police were called 9

12 January 2018 12:19 PM Truck rollover in West Melbourne closes all outbound lanes of CityLink

A truck rollover in Melbourne's inner west has forced the closure of all lanes of CityLink heading towards the airport. The crash happened near the Dyson Street onramp to CityLink in West Melbourne around 5pm on Friday afternoon. All outbound lanes on CityLink were closed at Footscray Road, with motorists forced to take detours from that point 14

12 January 2018 2:59 AM Markets Live: Miners pull ASX higher

The mighty force of consumerism has taken hold in China. In 2018, retail sales in China are expected to equal or surpass sales in the United States for the first time, another definitive marker in China's rise to economic superpower status. The growth of China's domestic retail market is luring everyone from automakers to make up companies that want to cash in on the country's 24

10 January 2018 6:04 AM Truck drivers 'lucky to be alive' after horror crash

Two truck drivers are "lucky to be alive" following a fiery crash in the Pilbara on Monday night. North West Coastal Highway was closed in both directions for nearly a full day after a truck carrying LNG gas collided with another truck at around 8.30pm. While both drivers walked away with minor injuries, Pilbara Police posted a photo of the wreckage 13

9 January 2018 12:37 AM Gas explosion fears after trucks crash on North West Coast Highway

North West Coast Highway in the Pilbara has been closed in both directions near Nanutarra amid explosion fears after a truck carrying LNG gas crashed with another truck on Monday night. Superintendent Garry Kosovich said a 2.6 kilometre exclusion zone was set up to protect the public after one of the trailers fom the tanker truck detached and caught 39

3 January 2018 7:20 PM New Year's Eve fireworks around the world

It's a 24-hour feast of colour and light that begins each year in Auckland and ends somewhere around American Samoa. Firework displays dazzled onlookers in cities all around the world as people welcomed in the New Year. Steve Bannon referred to Donald Trump, Jr's June 2016 meeting with a group of Russians as "treasonous" and "unpatriotic," according 32 1

2 January 2018 8:16 PM Two dead, baby injured after horror crash north-west of Brisbane

A boy and a man have died and a baby injured in a crash on the Bunya Highway in the South Burnett region, north-west of Brisbane, on Tuesday evening. Emergency services were called to the scene near the intersection with Barambah Road just before 5pm. Police said a truck and dual-cab ute were involved in the collision. A 27-year-old man and a seven-year-old 26

2 January 2018 5:18 AM Street Outlaws street racers Farmtruck and AZN visit CIT ahead of Summernats

A pair of celebrity street racers stopped in to lend a hand at the Canberra Institute of Technology ahead of the Summernats car festival on Thursday. Farmtruck and AZN from the Discovery Channel's Street Outlaws series had flown all the way from Oklahoma City to work with students at CIT's Fyshwick campus. The pair had been working with CIT automotive 32