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Truck Driver Dies In Crash

Filed under Breaking News, Latest News, Police

August 12, 2019

A 71-year-old truck driver died on Monday afternoon when his grain truck rolled and caught on fire on the Brisbane Valley Highway near Harlin.

The crash blocked traffic in both directions on the highway for several hours.

Emergency services were called to the incident, at Yimbun, at 2:35pm.

A police spokesman said the driver was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

The Forensic Crash Unit is working to determine the cause of the crash.


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