Cattle Truck Rollover at Burra Yesterday Morning

September 5, 2023 12:37 am in by
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Emergency services attended the scene of a cattle truck rollover at Burra yesterday morning.

The truck, carrying a load of livestock, crashed into the front verandah of a house on Ludgvan Street.

The driver, a 43-year-old Clare Valley man, was extricated from the truck and taken to the Burra Hospital with minor injuries.

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Motorists are advised keep an eye out for straying cattle, who may be distressed and/or injured.

Sadly, some were injured in the crash and were euthanised at the scene.

The road remained closed for several hours while the scene was cleared and a tow truck organised for the heavy vehicle retrieval.

More info here.