70-year-old truckie charged with causing fatal crash

Police have charged a 70-year-old man following a fatal traffic crash which occurred in Peak Crossing last year.

Initial investigations indicated about 5.30am on October 1 a truck collided with a car at the intersection of Middle Road and Churchbank Weir Road.

The driver of the truck has been charged with one count of dangerous operation of a vehicle causing death and is scheduled to appear in the Ipswich Magistrates Court on September 20.



Man dies in two vehicle crash west of Toowoomba

premium_icon Man dies in two vehicle crash west of Toowoomba

The two vehicle crash occurred on the Gore Highway west of Toowoomba

Temperatures to drop into the negatives this weekend

premium_icon Temperatures to drop into the negatives this weekend

Temperatures will drop into the negatives across the region

Long-awaited state funding for exhuasted sheep farmers

premium_icon Long-awaited state funding for exhuasted sheep farmers

100+ DOGS: Southern Downs wool producers await the promise of state funding to help...