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20 November 2017 3:06 AM Mother, baby hurt after highway U-turn goes badly wrong

A mother and her baby have been rushed to hospital after a head-on crash following a botched U-turn on a highway in West Gippsland. Police said the woman, 21, had been attempting to complete a U-turn on the Princes Highway near Darnum about 1.25pm on Sunday. Her white Ford sedan is believed to have struck a wire barrier, causing her to lose control of the vehicle 13

20 November 2017 1:53 AM Queensland Rail vehicle involved in alleged hit-and-run described as an 'archaic piece of junk'

The lawyer defending a Queensland Rail worker charged over the alleged hit-and- run of a young Brisbane woman says the vehicle he was driving was an "archaic piece of junk". Iuliana Stevenson was crossing Hamilton Pl at the intersection of Campbell Street at Bowen Hills about 1am on October 5 when she was hit by an excavator-like vehicle 6

16 November 2017 6:49 AM Three-month-old infant critical after three-car smash on Princes Highway

A three-month-old baby is fighting for life after a three-car smash on the NSW south coast. Two of the vehicles collided travelling northbound on Princes Highway at Falls Creek about 2pm on Thursday before smashing into a third car coming in the opposite direction. The infant was among five people in one of the cars and was flown to The Children's Hospital 8

14 November 2017 10:40 PM Cyclist 'thrown into the air' in collision with ute

A cyclist is in a critical condition after being thrown into the air in a collision with a ute on the Gold Coast, police say. Paramedics were treating the woman, believed to be in her 30s, for head, chest and leg injuries, which a Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman described as critical. They were called to the corner of Marine Parade and Petrie 14

14 November 2017 9:35 AM Found: WA Police take inmate back into custody after dramatic escape

Police have located a 33-year-old prison escapee just three hours after he fled from corrective services custody on Tuesday afternoon. WA Police spokeswoman Ros Weatherall said officers had found Johnathan Fraser Sedman at around 5.30pm, and had taken him back into custody. "Police no longer need assistance to locate the Holden Commodore. At this stage 10

12 November 2017 11:02 PM Woman found dead on quiet Gold Coast street

A woman has been found dead in a suburban Gold Coast street and a man believed to be her former husband is assisting police with inquiries. Police launched a homicide investigation after a neighbour found the body of the 51-year-old woman with head wounds on Arthur Payne Court in Worongary about 11.15pm on Sunday. A 55-year-old man, believed to be the woman's 21

11 November 2017 3:28 AM Man and woman shot during targeted attack in Bundaberg home

A man and woman have been shot during what police believe was a targetted attack at a Bundaberg home on Friday night. Detectives believe two men were lying in wait when a man and woman arrived at a Targo Street residence about 10.30pm. A confrontation took place before multiple shots were fired inside the property, with a shotgun believed to have been one of the weapons 18

10 November 2017 7:32 AM Boy hit by falling branch at Bendigo school may have spinal injuries

A boy and his teacher have been left injured after a large tree branch fell on them at a Bendigo school. Police said the large tree branch fell onto the 10-year-old boy and his carer as they were crossing a basketball court at the Kalianna School in Bendigo just before 3pm. Paramedics and firefighters were called to the the North Bendigo special school 14

7 November 2017 5:48 AM Aspendale station attack: Man charged over sex assault on 87-year-old woman

A man has been charged with sexual assaulting an elderly woman at a train station in Melbourne's south-east. The 87-year-old woman was on the platform at Aspendale about 11am on September 22 when a man asked her if she wanted money. When she declined, the man kissed her on the cheek and allegedly sexually assaulted her, a police spokeswoman said. The woman 21

6 November 2017 3:11 AM Elderly woman with walking frame sexually assaulted at Aspendale railway station

An elderly woman with a walking frame has been sexually assaulted at a railway station in Melbourne's south-east. The 87-year-old woman was waiting for a train at Aspendale about 11am when a man asked her if she wanted money. When she declined, the man kissed her on the cheek and sexually assaulted her, a police spokeswoman said. It's believed the offender 38