MORNING BRIEFING: Eastern suburb residents are particularly at risk after smoke haze blankets Sydney, and a north-bound lane on M1 remains closed after four trucks caught fire after a collision
A coroner’s inquest hears a drug-addicted Adelaide car thief whose body was found weeks after he crashed a stolen vehicle was an expert at hiding from police.
A pedestrian dies after being hit by a motorcycle and another man is in a critical condition following a separate crash in Adelaide on Saturday night.
The family of Peter Verrall, who died when the boat he was fishing in capsized in rough seas in South Australia, praises his close friend for staying with him “until the end”.
The death of Vietnam veteran Peter Verrall in a boating accident on the Coorong is described by a friend and fellow veteran as “like losing another brother”.
A police officer who accidentally hit the accelerator instead of the brake during a traffic stop, leaving a boy with multiple broken bones, has an aggravated driving conviction overturned.
The survivor of a boating accident in SA’s Coorong, which claimed the life of another man, was found curled up with hypothermia and in shock after he swam to shore and walked about a kilometre.
A teenager is in a serious but stable condition after being hit by a train at Edwardstown in Adelaide’s south-west.
The family of the man who died while zip-lining in Far North Queensland has described him as a “loving husband, father, son, brother and friend to all”.
Mystery surrounds an incident in which a man fell from the balcony of an apartment block in Adelaide’s CBD this morning, leaving him in a critical condition.