A car is on its roof after it reportedly crashed into a parked car.
A car is on its roof after it reportedly crashed into a parked car. John McCutcheon

Driver flees scene after stolen car crashes, rolls

A STOLEN car landed on its roof after the driver reportedly lost control and crashed into a parked vehicle this morning at Buddina.

Emergency services were called to the crash on Bermagui Crescent and Lowanna Dr just after 8am, a Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said.

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A Queensland Police Service spokesman says the driver is known to police.
A Queensland Police Service spokesman says the driver is known to police. John McCutcheon

The driver, a man in his 20s, fled the scene before emergency services arrived, a Queensland Police Service spokeswoman said.

Two passengers, a man and a woman, were taken to Sunshine Coast University Hospital in a stable condition with minor injuries.

The car was reportedly stolen from Caloundra West on Thursday night. The QPS spokeswoman said the suspect is known to police.

Investigations are continuing.

More to come.



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