Local Police News- On The Beat
Police are appealing for witnesses after a fatal car accident at Gundurimba last week which claimed the lives of two Goonellabah sisters. The girls were 19-year-old Kayla Warby and her 16-year-old sibling Rebecca. The crash happened at 2.40pm last Friday when the Suzuki Swift being driven by Kayla pulled out of Coraki Road and collided with a Toyota Crown which was travelling west on the Bruxner Highway. A woman travelling with the girls in the front passenger seat was taken to Lismore Base Hospital. The 79-year-old driver of the Toyota and his two passengers, all from Whiporie, were also taken to Lismore Base Hospital. Traffic diversions were in place for two hours. Any information to Ballina Police on 6681 8699.
Eight vehicles, buildings and signage were damaged with paint in the Tamar Street area of Ballina between 11.25pm Saturday and 6am on Sunday. Any information to Ballina Police on 6681 8699.