Police responded to reports of a man jumping at traffic and swearing at cars in Kirkwood this afternoon.
Police responded to reports of a man jumping at traffic and swearing at cars in Kirkwood this afternoon.

Man, 31, fined after running at cars in Kirkwood

UPDATE 7.38AM:

A KIRKWOOD man, 31, has been fined after running at traffic and abusing motorists in Kirkwood yesterday afternoon. 

Police were called to Kirkwood Rd about 4pm after reports a man was running at traffic and abusing people. 

A Queensland Police Service spokeswoman said the man was issued a $400 infringement notice for public nuisance. 

Initial 5pm:

POLICE have attended a busy Gladstone thoroughfare after reports a man was running at traffic and abusing people in cars this afternoon.

A Queensland Police Service spokesman said police were called to Kirkwood Rd about 4pm.

The spokesman said police had negotiations with the man, however, no action was taken.