PICS: Large truck smashes into childcare centre playground in Melbourne

A large truck carrying several cars has smashed into a childcare centre in Melbourne.

The accident unfolded in front of shocked witnesses on Burwood Highway at Ferntree Gully on Thursday morning.

Luckily, no children were injured, despite the truck crashing into the playground area which is usually full of kids running around.


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Photos posted on social media of the crash site, show a downed power pole which has been snapped at the base just outside the child care centre.

There have been reports no one was inside the vehicle at the time of the crash.

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