Driver flees after crashing car with false plates into Gold Coast house, trapping girl
Police are looking for a driver who crashed through the front of a house on the Gold Coast early this morning before fleeing the scene, leaving a teenage girl trapped inside.
A man is fighting for life after being pulled from a burning unit north of Brisbane as police set up a crime scene at the home. Emergency crews rushed to the home at Margate, about 27km north-east of Brisbane, where they found “a unit engulfed in flames”. The Margate unit that went up in flames on
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A man is fighting for life after being pulled from a burning unit as police set up a crime scene at the home north of Brisbane.
Emergency crews rushed to the home at Margate, about 27km north-east of Brisbane, where they found "a unit engulfed in flames".
The 64-year-old man was not breathing when he was found by firefighters on the floor of the unit.
Paramedics were able to restore his heartbeat and he was rushed to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital in a critical condition about 4am Wednesday.
Residents in neighbouring units were also evacuated, but have since been allowed back into their homes.
Police have declared the home a crime scene, with fire investigators at the unit on Disraeli Street.
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"This is a good reason to always wear PJs to bed."Donovan, who starred in the show with Kylie Minouge, was seen fighting the fire near his London home on September 22.