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Tue 19 Feb 2019

Warnings over 244km/h winds in ‘destructive’ cyclone

Warnings over 244km/h winds in ‘destructive’ cyclone

THE category 3 Cyclone Oma is powering up and bearing down on Queensland and NSW, and it’s already having a dramatic effect on the coast.

Emoji number plates are coming

Emoji number plates are coming

APPARENTLY there’s no stopping the spread of emoji — and road users are about to start seeing more of the little characters.

Mon 18 Feb 2019

Truckie’s not guilty plea over freak ride crash

Truckie’s not guilty plea over freak ride crash

A truck driver accused of failing to properly secure his amusement ride load is on trial for manslaughter after it swung out and killed another motorist.

'Industry is in crisis', says logistics boss

'Industry is in crisis', says logistics boss

TRANSPORT boss Arthur Tzaneros says the industry has hit the floor in regards to rates, payment terms and compliance and can't continue to be sustainable.

Fri 15 Feb 2019

LOGBOOKS: Truckie thinks new drivers need a helpful course

LOGBOOKS: Truckie thinks new drivers need a helpful course

TRUCKIE Martin De Vos shared a controversial idea about logbooks on social media this week.

Father of two Nigel Tilley died in horror crash

Father of two Nigel Tilley died in horror crash

A GO FUND Me page has been set up to help the family of truck driver Nigel Tilley, who was tragically killed the crash south of Coffs Harbour on Wednesday.

Truck, car smash causes delays on Monash Fwy

Truck, car smash causes delays on Monash Fwy

A smash between a truck and a car is causing headaches for drivers on the Monash Fwy this morning.

Stray seal sparks peak hour highway chaos

Stray seal sparks peak hour highway chaos

HOW did the seal cross the road? With a little trouble and a police escort apparently, as this stray sea mammal caused peak hour chaos.

Wed 13 Feb 2019

Boy, 9, caught taking early morning joyride on highway

Boy, 9, caught taking early morning joyride on highway

BARLEY able to see over the steering wheel, a young boy was seen swerving over the highway in an early morning joyride.

Tue 12 Feb 2019

EMERGENCY WARNING: Erratic winds fan 'large dangerous fire'

EMERGENCY WARNING: Erratic winds fan 'large dangerous fire'

WARNINGS upgraded with an increase in fire activity.

Insane video shows car pulling out in front of truck

Insane video shows car pulling out in front of truck

Alarming footage has emerged online of a hatchback pulling out in front of a truck on a busy Melbourne road. WATCH THE VIDEO.

Sun 10 Feb 2019

B-Double bursts into flames on highway

B-Double bursts into flames on highway

Fire crews unable to save the truck from burning.

Man dies in Bruce highway crash

Man dies in Bruce highway crash

A MAN has died after a car and truck collided on the Bruce Highway south of Townsville, causing an extensive road closure.

Driver dead, Bruce Hwy closed after horror smash

Driver dead, Bruce Hwy closed after horror smash

A DRIVER has died and a section of the Bruce Highway is closed after a horror smash between a car and truck early this morning.

Fri 8 Feb 2019

Cop Crash: ‘Prisoner would have died’

Cop Crash: ‘Prisoner would have died’

NSW police officers were injured and their paddy wagon was written off after being involved in a major collision with two trucks in western NSW.

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