A semi-trailer has fallen on its side at the Gladstone-Benaraby Rd roundabout near Boyne Island.
A semi-trailer has fallen on its side at the Gladstone-Benaraby Rd roundabout near Boyne Island. Brandon Graham

UPDATE: Traffic control in place after truck roll over

UPDATE: 5.10pm: Traffic control is in place at Gladstone-Benaraby Road following a truck rollover at about 12pm.

UPDATE 2:30PM: The southbound lane just after the Boyne Island roundabout at Gladstone-Benaraby Road will remain closed for another few hours.

A QPS spokeswoman said the trucking company is currently organising to have its truck removed from the road.

Police are still on the scene to direct traffic.

EARLIER: A TRUCK has rolled over on its side at the Gladstone-Benaraby Rd roundabout near Boyne Island.

The incident was reported to police about 12pm.

The truck is blocking access to Benaraby in the southbound lane.

ROLL OVER: Commuters captures images of a B-double roll over at the Gladstone Benaraby Rd roundabout.
ROLL OVER: Commuters captures images of a B-double roll over at the Gladstone Benaraby Rd roundabout.

Reports suggest the truck was carrying scrap metal.

A QPS spokesman said fuel is leaking from the truck and the driver managed to escape.

More to come.



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