Gladstone teen on manslaughter charges after Bundaberg crash

A TEENAGER from Gladstone will face manslaughter charges after two cars collided in Bundaberg on New Year's Day.

It was Queensland's first recorded road death for 2015.

Aside from manslaughter, officers from the Forensic Crash Unit charged the 18-year-old with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing grievous bodily harm.

A 34-year-old Bundaberg man was killed at the scene, on the corner of Branyan and Woondooma streets.

Five people had to be taken to hospital, with a 37-year-old Bundaberg man suffering serious injuries.

The teenager is to face court in Bundaberg today.

 



Northern Oil in Australian-first hydrogen production project

Northern Oil in Australian-first hydrogen production project

Company announces game changing deal.

Airbnb to be regulated: 1770 resort says it's not enough

Airbnb to be regulated: 1770 resort says it's not enough

Council welcomes proposed regulation for short term letting.

Fisheries officers dish out $6428 in fines in Gladstone

Fisheries officers dish out $6428 in fines in Gladstone

What the fisheries officers have achieved since October 2017.

Local Partners