Woman and child killed in horrific Princes Highway crash

A woman and child have been killed in a horror crash with a truck on the Princes Highway.

The accident, involving a car and semi-trailer, occurred just after 11.45am near Berry.

Another child who was a passenger in the car miraculously survived the crash. The youngster has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.


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The truck driver escaped unharmed.

A crime scene has been established and investigations are underway.

The highway has been closed in both directions with motorists urged to avoid the area.