Bus driver charged after hitting pedestrian crossing a road in Sydney’s west

Bus driver charged after hitting pedestrian crossing a road in Sydney’s west

Posted May 03, 2018 19:53:59 Photo: CCTV footage shows a pedestrian moments after being struck by a bus in Punchbowl. (Courtesy: Nine News) A bus driver has been charged after his vehicle struck a pedestrian in Sydney’s west this morning. A 25-year-old man was attempting to cross the road near …

Police seek driver spotted speeding beside motorcyclist before fatal Cranbourne crash

Police seek driver spotted speeding beside motorcyclist before fatal Cranbourne crash

Posted May 03, 2018 09:06:01 Photo: The motorcyclist died at the scene, despite efforts to revive him. (ABC News) Police believe a car and a motorcyclist were speeding side-by-side before the rider crashed and died in Melbourne’s outer south-east overnight. Acting Sergeant Brett Trewin said witnesses reported the motorcyclist and …

Driver – Anglicare Shop Villawood

Driver – Anglicare Shop Villawood

Driver Position – Anglicare Shop Villawood Fixed Term Full Time opportunity | 12 Months Based at Villawood Work with a great team of people dedicated to serving the community About us: As a Christian organisation with a heritage of service spanning 160 years, we exist to serve our community, enrich …

Teenage L-plate driver dies in two-car collision in Glenorie, supervisor critically injured

Teenage L-plate driver dies in two-car collision in Glenorie, supervisor critically injured

Posted April 27, 2018 19:50:08 A teenage learner driver has died and her supervising driver is in a critical condition after two cars collided in Glenorie in Sydney’s north-west. Police said the crash happened about 4:50pm on Friday when a the two cars hit at the intersection of Old Northern …

Stunt car driver jailed for stealing engines from former Holden factory

Stunt car driver jailed for stealing engines from former Holden factory

By Rebecca Brice Posted April 26, 2018 16:41:53 A Queensland stunt car driver who was sponsored by Holden has been jailed for his part in the theft of hundreds of engines and transmissions from the car giant’s former Adelaide plant. Robin Bolger, 46, of Cornubia, was one of seven people …

Toronto van attack: Here’s what we know about the suspected driver, who appeared to dare police to kill him

Toronto van attack: Here’s what we know about the suspected driver, who appeared to dare police to kill him

Updated April 24, 2018 20:08:40 Video: Video from the scene shows a dramatic standoff between the suspected van driver and police. (ABC News) Related Story: ‘He hit every single person on the sidewalk’: Ten dead after Toronto van attack Canadian police are questioning a man suspected of running down dozens …

Unlicensed driver jailed for killing friend in ‘frightening’ Kewdale high-speed crash with bus

Unlicensed driver jailed for killing friend in ‘frightening’ Kewdale high-speed crash with bus

Updated April 23, 2018 15:41:05 Video: Police footage shows speeding car before fatal Kewdale crash (ABC News) A drug-affected, unlicensed driver has been sentenced to eight years in prison for a high-speed crash that claimed the life of his teenage passenger and seriously injured the driver of an airport shuttle …

Lucky escape for driver as truck carrying ammonium nitrate catches fire on WA highway

Lucky escape for driver as truck carrying ammonium nitrate catches fire on WA highway

Updated April 23, 2018 10:23:52 Photo: A 1-kilometre exclusion zone was put in place after the truck caught fire. (Supplied: WA Police) A road train carrying ammonium nitrate has been destroyed by fire near the West Australian Mid West town of Meekatharra, with police describing it as a “critical incident” …

New smart steering wheels monitor heart rate to target truck driver fatigue

New smart steering wheels monitor heart rate to target truck driver fatigue

Updated April 22, 2018 10:55:34 Photo: Long and irregular hours don’t stop Adam Craig from enjoying his job. (ABC News: Tamara Penniket) Fourteen-hour days and middle-of-the-night starts are not unusual for Goulburn truck driver Adam Craig. Long and erratic shifts aside, he loves his job. But they can take their …

Sydney Uber driver acquitted of rape

Sydney Uber driver acquitted of rape

Updated April 19, 2018 18:53:29 Photo: A new study says some Uber drivers are earning half the statutory minimum wage. (ABC News: Jerry Rickard) A former Sydney Uber driver has been acquitted of raping a passenger in Sydney’s north-west. Yamur Sadiqi, 31, was arrested in September 2016 and charged with …