Emergency services were called to Lonesome Creek at 4.30pm.
Emergency services were called to Lonesome Creek at 4.30pm.

Man fined after truck rollover on CQ hwy

UPDATE 10.42AM:

AN ANNANDALE man, 29, was issued with a traffic ticket after a truck rollover on the Leichhardt Hwy yesterday afternoon. 

A Queensland Police Service spokeswoman said the man was issued with a fine for driving without due care and attention.

INITIAL:

IT WAS a busy day for emergency services with three truck crashes on major highways yesterday.

Emergency services were called to Lonesome Creek at 4.30pm after reports of a truck rollover on the Leichhardt Hwy.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said a man in his 20s was taken in a stable condition to Theodore Multipurpose Health Service with a hand and head injury.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said the truck was a B-Double, and lost half its load into a water system channel.

She said one crew was there for hour and a half and left just before 6pm.



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