VIDEO: Sparks fly in wild police chase

 

POLICE footage has revealed the terrifying moment a driver sped down the Pacific Motorway losing tyres, bringing up sparks and narrowly missing nearby vehicles.

The Polair vision has been released after the incident last night, which occurred between Coomera and Beenleigh.

At one point the vehicle loses a tyre. Photo: QLD Police
At one point the vehicle loses a tyre. Photo: QLD Police

The vision shows the driver speeding down the motorway, weaving in and out of traffic. The car eventually loses a tire and begins shooting up sparks over the road.

The grey Nissan Patrol was reported stolen from Coolangatta on December 10.

A 29-year-old Greenbank man has now been charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle and unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

He has also been charged with driving of a motor vehicle without a licence, disqualified by Court Order and evasion offence.

A man has now been charged over the offence. Photo: QLD Police
A man has now been charged over the offence. Photo: QLD Police

He was expected to appear in Beenleigh Magistrates Court today.


Woman flown to hospital after horse kicks her in face

Premium Content Woman flown to hospital after horse kicks her in face

A rescue helicopter was called to a private property on the Sunshine Coast after a...

Teens charged after alleged COVID-breach scare

Premium Content Teens charged after alleged COVID-breach scare

Two teenage girls who allegedly breached COVID-19 rules charged

Noosa Christmas Day rapist released from jail

Premium Content Noosa Christmas Day rapist released from jail

The Christmas Day rapist who kidnapped, tied up and repeatedly violated a Japanese...