Police are on scene.
Police are on scene.

Rock thrown at taxi driver in alleged Koongal attack

UPDATE 2.30PM: INVESTIGATIONS are ongoing after a taxi driver was allegedly assaulted in Koongal. 

A Queensland Police spokeswoman said the taxi driver appeared to have collected some juveniles from Stockland Rockhampton. 

She said when they reached their destination, in Horton Street, the juveniles fled on foot and threw a rock at the taxi driver. 

It is unknown if the driver was badly injured. 

UPDATE 12.50PM: POLICE have reportedly located the offenders involved in the alleged assault of a taxi driver. 

The alleged offenders have been located by police on Rockonia Road. 

BREAKING 12.15PM: POLICE and ambulance crews are responding to a Koongal address where a taxi driver has been assaulted.

Initial reports suggest the driver was attacked by a male passenger, who has fled the scene without paying his fare.

The incident occurred in Horton Street.

The taxi driver's injuries are at this stage unknown.



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