- A man has been intercepted while driving with a burning trailer and no wheels
- Dramatic vision from a QLD police dashcam shows the blazing vehicle
- Burning debris was littered along 20km of Bruce Highway in the trailer’s wake
- The 49-year-old male driver is currently assisting police with their investigation
Dramatic vision from a police dashcam has shown the moment a man was intercepted driving with his trailer fully ablaze on the Bruce Highway.
In the early hours of Thursday morning, the Queensland Police Service received information that a trailer being towed by a Holden Rodeo had caught fire between Colosseum and Miriam Vale.
Sparks and flames jumped onto the road as the burning trailer travelled north just before 3am, leaving burning debris in its wake.
A trailer being towed by a Holden Rodeo caught fire between Colosseum and Miriam Vale
The motorist drove 20km dragging a trailer that was on fire until he was finally pulled over
The trailer did not have any wheels and was being dragged along the highway. The officer activated his car’s lights and sirens in an attempt to get the motorist to pull over – but he kept driving.
The driver finally pulled over at the intersection of the Bruce Highway and Dovedale Road after driving approximately 20km with a trailer engulfed in flames.
Burning debris was littered across the highway in the trailer’s wake, which set multiple spot fires blazing along adjoining bushland in the area.
The 49-year-old male driver from Kybong is assisting police with their investigations into the matter.
‘Its just Marty McFly, he’s going back to the future with Dr Brown,’ one amused Facebook user commented under the video.
Burning debris was littered across the highway in the trailer’s wake, causing multiple spot fires