Curlweis man identified as truck crash victim

March 6, 2024 2:08 pm in by
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A Curlewis man has been identified as the truck driver tragically killed in a crash in Deans Marsh on Tuesday afternoon.

The 53-year-old crashed into a tree after a collision with a car towing a caravan on Deans Marsh-Lorne Road just after 2pm.

Police understand a part of the truck collided with the caravan, as the truck driver tried to overtake the car.

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Three other people in the car were treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Police are asking for any witnesses to come forward as they try to piece together what happened, as the exact circumstances surrounding the collision are yet to be determined.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, with dashcam footage or information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.