News

Passenger critically injured after falling from moving ute

A 44-YEAR-OLD woman has been critically injured during a traffic incident in Middlemount overnight.

At around 1.30am, the woman, who was a passenger in a utility, fell from the vehicle while travelling along the Fitzroy Development Road.

She was transported to Dysart Hospital, before being airlifted to Townsville Hospital.

The 35-year-old man who was driving the vehicle is currently assisting police with their enquiries.

The circumstances around the incident are being investigated by police. 

Topics:  accident, fitzroy developmental road, middlemount




Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

WHAT'S ON: Your guide to what's happening in CQ this weekend

Wuthering Heights

From food festivals to expos, there's plenty on in CQ this weekend

Doblo: It’s too dam small

THE GAP: Dominic Doblo and Sir Graham McCamley announce plans for The Gap dam on the Fitzroy River in 2014.

Doblo doesn’t believe Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s promise.

Latest deals and offers

CQ Mega Expo

CQ mega Lifestyle Expo. Manager of Guardian Trailers Mark Trail. Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin

CQ Mega Expo

Barnaby Joyce talks Johnny Depp's dogs in Tweed

Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce talks about Johnny Depp's dogs Pistol and Boo...

Billy Slater talks Origin Team

Queensland Origin great Billy Slater.

Queensland Origin great Billy Slater talks about this years team and his return to...

Own Sunshine Coast property? You’re about to make money

UP AND UP: Property owners are likely to win from rent and price increases but tenants and first home buyers might not be so happy. Photo: Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily

Good new for property owners, not so good for buyers and tenants.

Sale nears on last large block of land in Coolum

The 43.37ha property on South Coolum Rd has sold.

South Coolum Rd property to be land banked