The Toowoomba based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was diverted whilst en route to Chinchilla on an Inter Hospital transfer to a car accident near Cecil Plains west of Toowoomba at 10pm Saturday evening.
The Toowoomba based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was diverted whilst en route to Chinchilla on an Inter Hospital transfer to a car accident near Cecil Plains west of Toowoomba at 10pm Saturday evening.

Driver and passengers injured after car loses control

POLICE are investigating a serious traffic crash that happened at Cecil Plains last night.

Officers were called around 9.50pm after a sedan travelling on Dalby Cecil Plains Rd lost control and struck several trees.

An 18-year-old male passenger and a 24-year-old female passenger were both airlifted to the Princess Alexandra Hospital with serious injuries.

The 24-year-old male driver and a 16-year-old female passenger were treated on scene for minor injuries.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.


Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

People in the area may be affected by smoke

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

The group planted 35 trees for National Tree Day earlier this year.

UPDATE: Fire sweeps through estimated 3000 hectares

UPDATE: Fire sweeps through estimated 3000 hectares

The fire is still burning, now hitting an estimated 3000 hectares

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