‘There were explosions’: Car destroyed on quiet Coast street
POLICE are investigating after a car caught fire on a Tallai street early this morning.
Emergency services were called to Tallai Rd just before 6am and found the car already well alight.
A Queensland Police media representative confirmed there had been reports of an explosion.
A nearby resident, walking in the area at the time, said he had walked to find it after hearing the explosion.
"We walked up the hill and saw a car parked on the left hand side of the road engulfed in flames and black smoke," he said.
"There was a series of explosions, many of them."
Police are now working to determine whether the car had been stolen, with investigations continuing throughout today.