TRAGIC: Cattle have been killed following a truck roll-over near Goomeri today.
TRAGIC: Cattle have been killed following a truck roll-over near Goomeri today. Contributed

13 cattle killed in tragic truck roll-over

THIRTEEN cattle have tragically been killed on the Burnett Highway following a truck roll-over earlier today.

A cattle truck rolled-over on the Burnett Highway, near Goomeri just after 11.40am.

Two police units from Murgon were called to the crash which occurred near Barambah.

 

A cattle truck has been involved in a roll-over near Goomeri earlier today.
A cattle truck has been involved in a roll-over near Goomeri earlier today. Contributed

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said a woman, who was the sole occupant of the vehicle, was not injured and did not need to be transported to hospital.

Traffic has not been disrupted.

It is believed cattle will have to be put down due to the injuries sustained.

It's not yet known how many will have to be put down.

Police are investigating the incident.

 

Emergency services on scene at a cattle truck roll-over near Goomeri.
Emergency services on scene at a cattle truck roll-over near Goomeri. Contributed
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