My Road Toll
Many of us see the road toll as just a number. But behind that large number are hundreds of individual stories. The loss of a loved one, the death of friends or the heartbreak of a family torn apart. My Road Toll is a special project that captures the stories of real Queenslanders and helps us all to see just how one crash can inflict a terrible toll on the people we love.
Even one is one too many
Share these videos to connect faces of real people to the road toll.
I just feel like somebody ripped my heart out and forgot to put it back again – Denise, Everton Park
I just wish we could turn back the clock… and just rip him out of there… and say “what are you doing?” – Joel, Riverhills
Wake up to yourself, you’re not bulletproof and things can happen… Anything can happen on the roads – Aunty Neola, Gladstone
This person made a mistake and it’s cost our family to no end. It’s ripped us apart and it’s a terrible thing – Brett, Cairns
I’ll never ever get over that I was asleep in my bed, sound asleep and that was happening to him – Anne, Narangba