Firefighters were on scene at the Gore Hwy crash. Picture: Rae Wilson
Firefighters were on scene at the Gore Hwy crash. Picture: Rae Wilson

Two-truck crash shuts highway

TWO truck drivers narrowly avoided injured after a crash in Goondiwindi yesterday afternoon.

According to a QFES spokeswoman, emergency services received the call at 4.30pm that the trucks had clipped each other on the Gore Highway.

Both vehicles suffered tyre and wheel damage but were upright by the time crews arrived on scene at 5pm.

One of was carrying timber pallets and the other carrying grain.

Queensland police were also on scene to control traffpic.

The major highway was closed but reopened by 6pm.



‘Stole her childhood’: Man forced stepdaughter into sex acts

Premium Content ‘Stole her childhood’: Man forced stepdaughter into sex acts

WARNING, GRAPHIC. The man aged 51-52 committed a number of sexual offences against...

Woman injured at Boyne Island boat ramp

Premium Content Woman injured at Boyne Island boat ramp

Paramedics were called to the ramp on Friday morning after the woman slipped.

Tourism bodies expect influx from border announcement

Premium Content Tourism bodies expect influx from border announcement

“Booking inquiries have increased as a result of this week’s announcements.”