UPDATE: Truck rollover on Bruce Hwy shuts Tinana exit


Truck rollover on the Bruce Highway kills truck driver and passenger

June 30, 2011

Queensland Police has confirmed that a truck rollover on the Bruce Highway today killed the driver and passenger.

As the Forensic Crash Unit investigates the incident that happened near Maryborough on the state's Fraser Coast, a police statement says officers have not yet identified the deceased pair.

The truck rolled at the Tinana exit on the highway about 8:15am, trapping the occupants and shutting off southbound lanes.

Police organised a rescue operation, unaware if the driver and passenger were still alive.

Motorists were urged to avoid the area, as traffic diversions and lane closures were imposed.



You can also follow our updates by liking us on Facebook