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Alcohol tests follow rollover on M'boro Hervey Bay Rd

Police and fire officers at the scene of a single-vehicle crash in Nikenbah.
Police and fire officers at the scene of a single-vehicle crash in Nikenbah. Alistair Brightman

AN ALLEGED drink-driver was taken to hospital following a single-vehicle crash at Nikenbah on Monday afternoon.

The 29-year-old managed to climb out of his car after it overturned near the intersection of Maryborough Hervey Bay Rd and Chapel Rd about 4.15pm.

He allegedly returned a positive reading at the scene and was taken to hospital for further testing.

No charges had been laid on Monday night.

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Topics:  crash, hervey bay, hervey bay police, maryborough hervey bay rd, nikenbah




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