Truck flees crash after sending car onto tram tracks at Southport

A TRUCK driver who fled the scene of an accident in Southport this morning is being urged to come forward to police.

The Bulletin reports, the truck attempted to overtake a sedan on the corner of  Laver and Queen Sts around 9:30am, before clipping the vehicle and veering it on to tram tracks.

The truck then fled the scene.


Emergency services removed the car from the tracks and the female driver was treated for shock at the scene

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has information is urged to contact Policelink on 131 444.