Man killed in horror truck crash in NSW

A man has died in a horror truck crash near Narrandera.

The accident happened shortly before 2.00pm on Wednesday on the Sturt Highway at Sandigo.

Police have been told the truck, which was carrying a load of eggs, veered to the incorrect side of the highway before it left the road, travelled for 100 metres, before it struck several large trees and a fence.


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The driver, believed to be a 48-year-old man, suffered serious injuries and was trapped in the wreckage for some time.

Passing motorists contacted emergency services, but sadly the driver could not be revived.

The Sturt Highway was closed for several hours while police investigated the crash and the heavy vehicle was removed.

Investigations are ongoing.