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April 21, 2021

Truck roll at Byron turnoff closes highway

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The Pacific Highway southbound lanes are closed this morning but diversions are in place after a truck rolled on the Myocum Road turnoff of the highway at Ewingsdale around midnight.

Police told Echonetdaily the southbound lane of the highway was expected to be closed till around mid-morning and some delays were expected due to the diversion.

No-one was injured in the accident and police said the truck driver would undergo mandatory blood and urine tests.


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