One Killed, Another Seriously Injured in Fatal Truck Collision


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A truck driver was killed after figuring in a fatal road crash near Macalister late Saturday night.

The driver appeared to have veered on the wrong side of the road before it smashed into the other truck on Warrego Highway, west of Macalister at around 11:00 in the evening. The driver was said to have died at the scene of the incident.

According to the Dalby police, the other truck managed tried to avoid the incoming truck but was eventually hit causing significant damages to his truck. The driver of the second truck was reportedly trapped beneath the wreckage. He was later rescued and was immediately airlifted to the Princess Alexandra Hospital where he was said to be treated for serious injuries.

Authorities have cordoned the highway and an investigation into the fatal incident is being conducted.

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