Racehorse trainer Lyle Rowe, 79, is in Rockhampton Hospital with head injuries after an accident at Callaghan Park racecourse on Friday morning. Picture: File
Racehorse trainer Lyle Rowe, 79, is in Rockhampton Hospital with head injuries after an accident at Callaghan Park racecourse on Friday morning. Picture: File

MORNING REWIND: 5 top stories you may have missed

GOOD MORNING Central Queensland,

Welcome to today’s edition of The Morning Rewind, where we fill you in on the biggest stories you may have missed yesterday, August 9.

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One of Queensland’s longest serving racehorse trainers was seriously injured at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse early on Friday.

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Racehorse trainer Lyle Rowe, 79, is in Rockhampton Hospital with head injuries after an accident at Callaghan Park racecourse on Friday morning. Picture: David Kapernick
Racehorse trainer Lyle Rowe, 79, is in Rockhampton Hospital with head injuries after an accident at Callaghan Park racecourse on Friday morning. Picture: David Kapernick

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A vehicle collided with a light pole on Saturday evening after allegedly speeding and performing burnouts in a nearby residential area.

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A car collided with a pole in West Rockhampton on Saturday night.
A car collided with a pole in West Rockhampton on Saturday night.

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A new rideshare service will from next week deliver a healthy dose of competition among rival transport companies across Central Queensland.

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DiDi driver Michael Bradshaw and DiDi’s representative Dan Jordan are excited about the launch.
DiDi driver Michael Bradshaw and DiDi’s representative Dan Jordan are excited about the launch.

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A learner licence holder was busted drink driving without a legal supervising driver in the car, all for a feed of KFC.

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Leyton Thomas Wood, 18, pleaded guilty on August 3 in Rockhampton Magistrates Court to one count of drink driving on L plates and one of driving while not under direction of an open licence holder.
Leyton Thomas Wood, 18, pleaded guilty on August 3 in Rockhampton Magistrates Court to one count of drink driving on L plates and one of driving while not under direction of an open licence holder.

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Saturday’s AFL game saw Central Queensland’s reigning champions continue their dominance.

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Panthers players try to stop the run of Yeppoon’s Samuel Nicholls in the AFL clash at the Rockhampton Cricket Ground on Saturday. Picture: Jann Houley
Panthers players try to stop the run of Yeppoon’s Samuel Nicholls in the AFL clash at the Rockhampton Cricket Ground on Saturday. Picture: Jann Houley

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See you back here tomorrow for The Morning Rewind.