April 10, 2019
A driver escaped injury when a loaded B-Double cattle truck overturned on the D’Aguilar Highway between Yarraman and Blackbutt on Wednesday morning.
Emergency services were called to scene at 11:44am, about 5km out of Yarraman near the Cooyar Creek Bridge.
QAS paramedics attended but no injuries were reported.
A police spokesman confirmed the driver was out of the truck and did not appear to be hurt.
However, a number of cattle were killed in the crash and others had to be euthanased at the scene.
The truck was travelling towards Blackbutt at the time of the rollover.
At 2:00pm, the incident was still causing significant delays to traffic on the highway.