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Truck rolls, killing driver

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The crash happened about 2.30pm on Mongogarie Road at Mongogarie, 20km southwest of Casino, when the semitrailer – laden with logs – left the road and rolled into a paddock.

The driver, believed to be a 43-year-old man, died at the scene.


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