Thieves smash gate in morning ram-raid at RACQ in Toowoomba

RACQ Insurance was the victim of a ram-raid this morning.
RACQ Insurance was the victim of a ram-raid this morning. Andrew Backhouse

THIEVES have stolen a ute from RACQ Insurance in a morning ram-raid today.

A witness at the scene said he heard a loud noise at about 8:55am.

The thieves had smashed through a gate at the premises.

The wall was damaged by the ram-raid.
The wall was damaged by the ram-raid. Andrew Backhouse

The witness, who did not want to be named, told The Chronicle he saw a car driving down the footpath of James St dragging part of the fence behind it.

He said a ute which had been at the premises was now gone.

Rubble at the scene is all that is left of the fence which had been at RACQ Insurance.

Rubble from the fence where the ram-raid took place.
Rubble from the fence where the ram-raid took place. Andrew Backhouse

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