Gold Coast police record meteor streaking across night sky

A meteor was seen blazing across the sky above Surfers Paradise, on the Gold Coast, Queensland, on April 19, with local police capturing footage of the fireball.

Police said an officer with the Gold Coast Rapid Action Patrol recorded this video at around 9:45 pm on Monday night.

The senior constable reportedly could not believe the whole incident was captured on camera.

See what happens in the video above.