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Truck Smashes into Family’s Home while they Slept

An unmanned truck has smashed into a Sydney home as its inhabitants slept. A north-west Sydney family were forced into temporary accommodation after a truck crashed into their home. They were awoken at 6am by a loud bang when a

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3 Truck Collision on Bruce Highway, Sunshine Coast Causes Major Traffic Delays

Commuters were left frustrated after a multi-vehicle crash caused huge delays on the Bruce Highway on the Sunshine Coast recently. The route to the city was affected after the crash which caused slow traffic between Bells Creek and Roys Road.

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Company Defends Autonomous Trucks After Crash

Fortescue Metals Group has defended its autonomous trucks after one of the vehicles was involved in a crash on the Pilbara at the Christmas Creek mine. The autonomous truck reversed into a stationary truck. There were no injuries. The company

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Truck Driver Killed after Collision with Stolen Car

Another tragic crash involving a heavy vehicle has taken place, this time involving a Woolworths delivery truck and a stolen car. The 25 year old delivery driver was killed in the Adelaide crash at Salisbury south after a stolen car

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Truck Crash Victim Urges People to Donate Blood

A Jindabyne paramedic has urged people to donate blood after himself being involved in an accident involving a truck on Kosciuszko Road. The incident took place in December 2017 as the man was on his way to wrap Christmas gifts

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Truck Rollover Prompts Blitz on Sydney Transport Company

A truck rollover involving a concrete truck has led to a major compliance operation at a transport company in Sydney’s Rosehill suburb. The incident happened on Thursday 3 January 2019 when a fully loaded concrete truck was traveling north along

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Local MP Calls for Truck Ban on Sydney Botany Road to Curb Peak Crashes

A Sydney local MP says large trucks should be barred from traveling along Sydney’s Botany Road during peak pedestrian times due it being a densely populated area of Green Square. Some say large trucks in the area are a risk

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Stolen Truck Leads Police on Bruce Highway Chase and Wipes out Power

What police suspect was a stolen truck crashed into a power pole after engaging in a chase with police along the Bruce Highway. The incident left parts of Caboolture in Queensland in darkness into the night after the truck crashed

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Report Says Truckies Less Likely to Ask for Help with Mental Health

Worrying results from the third report of Monash University’s Driving Health Study revealed that Australian truck drivers suffering from mental illness are less likely than other workers to seek help. The study found that in addition to drivers being hesistant

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Transport Workers Union Demands Answers Following Truck Crash

Following the death of a truck driver from Coffs Harbour on the Logan Motorway, the Transport Workers Union has criticised the trucking company who employed the man. The crash went unnoticed for about 10 hours. A passer-by discovered the crash

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