Lucky escape from Polding Street truck crash

It was a lucky escape for a truck driver whose semitrailer rolled at the intersection of Polding Street and Cumberland Highway, Fairfield West earlier this morning.

Police said the man was not injured when his rig overturned at the roundabout at about 9.30am.

Emergency services were called to the site, as well as a tow truck.

Police closed off Polding Street, with all eastbound motorists being diverted onto the Cumberland Highway.

Police where not able to determine the cause of the accident but investigations are continuing.

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