CRASH: Police were called to a truck rollover on the Dawson Highway overnight.
CRASH: Police were called to a truck rollover on the Dawson Highway overnight.

Truck rollover closes highway for five hours

THE Dawson highway was closed overnight for five hours after a truck rolled over blocking both lanes.

A Queensland police spokeswoman said police were called to the scene 10km west of Calliope just before 7pm last night.

She said it appeared the driver of a B double had been travelling down an incline before the truck lost control.

She said the driver was unharmed in the rollover.

The highway was cleared and reopened just before midnight.



Two fires at Benaraby producing smoke near highway

Premium Content Two fires at Benaraby producing smoke near highway

There are fires on the Pacific Highway at Benaraby and at Pikes Crossing Road.

Projects and $35k extensions flow for Gladstone Men’s Shed

Premium Content Projects and $35k extensions flow for Gladstone Men’s Shed

Men’s Shed building mud kitchens, CNC Router, 9-hole portable minigolf course.

What’s being done in Rio Tinto’s $75m Gladstone shutdowns

Premium Content What’s being done in Rio Tinto’s $75m Gladstone shutdowns

“Up to an extra 500 specialised contractors working at the sites in recent months,”...