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Megan Levy

Megan Levy is a breaking news reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald, after previous stints at The Age in Melbourne and London's The Daily Telegraph. Email or tweet Megan with your news tips.

Speed-camera critic snaffles ‘stay alert’ domain

Megan Levy Victoria's new number plate slogan urges people to "stay alert, stay alive".

Just visiting - van crashes into house

Megan Levy Firefighters say it was miraculous no one was injured when a van carrying six people ploughed into the loungeroom of a home in Melbourne's west last night.

Thongs wrong: mowing burns trigger footwear warning

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Megan Levy A Victorian man who was mowing his lawn while wearing thongs suffered burns to his feet when he tried to stamp out a fire sparked by the machine.

Eloped or just panning for gold? Frankston mystery deepens

Rebecca Michels and fiance Craig Stanley.

Megan Levy A young couple who vanished from Frankston last week may have gone on a camping trip to the Ballarat area to pan for gold, police say.

Killed by train, parents donate 'cheeky' Ethan's organs

Shock loss.... Little Ethan, who was hit by a V/Line train.

Megan Levy The devastated parents of a three-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a train near Ballarat this week have donated their young son’s organs, determined that his life will not be wasted.

Boy, 3, hit by train

Train at Wallace

Megan Levy and Jane Holroyd Two young children have been flown to hospital after they were hit by a train near Ballarat this morning.

Pit bull ripped girl from mum's leg

St Albans dog attack

Megan Levy Mother of four-year-girl mauled to death by a pit bull says her daughter was a loving child who died struggling for her life.

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Injured pedestrian dies in hospital

Megan Levy Victoria's long weekend road toll has risen to three following the death of a female pedestrian in Melbourne.

Crash site 'did not exist'

Ambulance waiting times are getting worse in Victoria.

Megan Levy Ambulance Victoria has apologised to a triple-0 caller who was told by an emergency operator that the crash site he was calling from 'did not exist'.

Icy start a three-year low for city dwellers

Megan Levy Melbourne shudders on the coldest May morning in three years, with the mercury in some suburbs sliding into negative territory .

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Extradition on sex, kidnap charges


Megan Levy Man accused of grooming schoolgirl over the net for sex will be extradited from South Australia to face sex and kidnapping charges.