Chrys Barker has been confined to a wheelchair and in need of 24-hour care since being critically injured in a car accident in 2014. He's now been awarded what is believed to be the biggest single personal injury settlement in Queensland.
The family of a Gold Coast man who died after being hit by a car on Sunday night say they're "absolutely devastated" that a fight between two friends led to him losing his life.
Police arrest three people who allegedly led them on a pursuit in two stolen cars through several Adelaide suburbs, after road spikes failed to stop the high-speed chase.
A P-plater loses his licence on the spot after allegedly being caught driving at more than twice the speed limit in a 100kph zone on a regional SA highway.
Three people are dead and two injured after three vehicles crashed at South Bingera, near Bundaberg, this morning.
The speed limit on the road to one of Australia's most famous national parks is put under review following a series of deadly crashes. But speed has long been a contentious subject in the Territory, and the move has polarised residents.
Friends of Jacob Hopkins say he was a strong boy with a cheeky smile who did not deserve to die in yesterday's shocking crash, adding he will "fly high in the dreamtime forever".
That slow, rhythmic, thunking noise you can hear is David Hynes's head hitting his desk. WA's Public Transport Authority spokesman has just learned yet another truck has crashed into Perth's infamous traffic bridge.
With a horror double-fatality last week that claimed the life of a 21-year old an a seven-year old, as well as two other road deaths in the month beforehand, authorities are searching for new ways to prevent such devastating loss.
A seven-year-old boy and a 21-year-old father of two are killed and two others are badly injured in a two-car crash on one of Darwin's major intersections.