Trucks

Trucks collide on Bruce Highway, causing major delays

Qld police

Kristian Silva Delays are expected on the Bruce Highway until at least mid-afternoon, following a crash between two trucks early on Friday morning.

Man drives trucks into house, sets it on fire

A Queensland man is expected to undergo psychiatric testing after allegedly ploughing his prime-mover into a house, and setting it on fire.

Trucks crash on Bruce Highway

Police direct Bruce Highway traffic after a truck became stuck under the Anzac Avenue overpass.

Kim Stephens Bruce Highway closed after truck slams into Anzac Avenue overpass.

2014 Ekka goes a little bit country, a little bit urban pop

Fire eater Brendan Mon Tanner brought colour and light to the launch of the 2014 Ekka.

Natalie Bochenski Country music star Troy Cassar-Daly and former The Voice contestant Prinnie Stevens will headline this year's $2 million free entertainment program at the Ekka.

Truck crash causes Gateway Motorway delays

Two trucks have collided on the Gateway Motorway.

Kristian Silva Fire crews had to use hydraulic equipment to free a man from his truck following an accident on the Gateway Bridge.

Brisbane to trial potentially life-saving emergency vehicle technology

Fire trucks could get the power to change traffic lights.

Kim Stephens Revolutionary new Queensland technology that switches traffic lights from red to green to enable ambulances and fire trucks a clear passage to emergencies will be trialled in Brisbane.

'Placing politics above our kids'

David Shankey,chase Taylor,7,Lyra Shankey,6, Mia Lucinsky,9, Zane Taylor,6, Olivia Van Ligten,9, Ava Fyfe,5, and Stuart Fyfe outside Dutton park state school.

Kim Stephens Frustrated parents of Dutton Park State School students say Brisbane City Council is placing politics above the safety of their children by refusing requests for a school zone on Annerley Road.

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Brisbane Laneways: a guide

Burnett Lane.

Jodi Panayotov While for some people the term Brisbane Laneways is an oxymoron, other more adventurous souls are gradually discovering the charms of our city’s narrow thoroughfares.

Jack-knife truck in Jondarayan death 'seriously defective'

Emergency Services: Truck and Car crash on Warrego Highway/ Mt Tyson Road Photo: Callum bentley/The Chronicle Scene of the fatal crash at Jondarayan.

Kim Stephens A Queensland coroner has delivered a scathing assessment of a Toowoomba trucking company’s haphazard maintenance standards, finding it contributed to the death of a father-of-one in 2012.

Toowoomba bypass worth $25 a trip, say truckies

Toowoomba second range crossing

Tony Moore Second range crossing to save 40 minutes and 16 sets of traffic lights, and be done by 2018.

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Brisbane CSG company taps profits

Tony Moore New coal seam gas wells in the Surat Basin will jump from 1000 a year to 1900 a year, according to a Brisbane-based CSG supply company.

Daniel Morcombe murder trial: jury considers its verdict

Daniel Morcombe.

Marissa Calligeros The jury has retired to consider its verdict in the Daniel Morcombe murder trial.

Daniel Morcombe murder trial: jury set to deliver verdict

Daniel Morcombe

Marissa Calligeros A jury is yet to reach a verdict in the trial of Daniel Morcombe's accused killer Brett Peter Cowan.

Two die in fiery Brisbane truck crash

ambulance

Two men have died after their trucks burst into flames during a crash in Brisbane's northeast.

Queensland government employees involved in drug syndicate: police

Police raid a Southport home

Kristian Silva Queensland government employees were involved in a Gold Coast drug syndicate that couriered millions of dollars worth of drugs through commercial airports, police allege.

Dysart runs out of water after treatment plant failure

Dysart residents are resorting to portable toilets as the town's water supply dries up.

Marissa Calligeros A central Queensland town has run dry after a major failure at its water treatment plant.

Queensland bakes in 'unusual' heatwave

Queensland is about to swelter in a heatwave, with the mercury tipped to reach close to 50C in some parts of the state this week.

Calls to cover coal train wagons in Queensland

Coal train danger.

Kim Stephens Coal train dust could be contributing to a dramatic reduction in lung function in Brisbane children, a paediatrician has warned.

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Angelina Jolie's Unbroken film shoot sets Moreton Bay abuzz

Angelina Jolie leaves a water taxi at Cleveland.

Marissa Calligeros It is known as the ‘Straddie barge’ and usually ferries backpackers, day-trippers and campers to and from southeast Queensland’s Stradbroke Island.

Truck crashes into Brisbane house

Truck crash

Marissa Calligeros A truck has crashed into a home at Annerley, in Brisbane's southern suburbs.

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