UPDATE 8.50 a.m.: The emergency helicopter has arrived in Dotswood after a serious crash on the Flinders Highway.
A man in his forties suffered a leg injury in the accident and is in stable condition in the hands of the Queensland Ambulance Service.
The Flinders Highway has been closed for an hour and a half and traffic is building up in both directions.
Earlier 8:15 am: Two people are critical after a truck and car accident on the Flinders Highway.
It is assumed that both the driver of the car and the passenger are in critical condition.
A grown man, the driver of the truck, has a leg injury and is in stable condition.
INITIAL 7.15 am: Emergency services are affected by a serious traffic accident between a truck and a car on the Flinders Highway between Townsville and Charters Towers.
Paramedics received the call of the crash around 7am after reports of a truck and car accident in Dotswood.
From shocking attacks on a stranger to abusing their role as a caregiver, to keeping pictures of child abuse WARNING: GRAPHICS
« For someone so lively and happy – watching them fade away every day was just heartbreaking. »
People and places
A young mother thought it was old milk, but the discharge from her nipples turned green. What came next put her life in a spiral of survival.
It’s an unwritten rule that the longer you live in a city, the more you become an authority on unofficial things like nicknames.
Fancy a tropical island weekend at Daydream or Fitzroy? What about a swim with turtles in Bargara or Cairns?
The airport has responded to calls from Mackay residents for more travel options.
The maximum penalty includes a fine of up to $ 270,000 or three years in prison.
The owners of a popular Mackay CBD cafe had to clean up again and …
A 66-year-old woman was jailed for killing her fugitive son while fleeing Australia and …
It is believed that some of the violations occurred a decade ago.
© Mackay Printing and Publishing Company Pty Ltd 2021. Unauthorized reproduction is prohibited under Australian law and international treaty.
Related title :
– Two critical after a motorway accident