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SERIOUS TRUCK CRASH NEAR KARUAH

Emergency services remain on the scene of a serious truck crash near Karuah north of Newcastle.

A contra-flow is in place for both directions on the Pacific Highway, with delays in both directions.

For the latest traffic information visit www.livetraffic.com

The accident between two trucks happened at around 3 o’clock this morning just south of the southern Tarean Road interchange.

One driver was trapped in his wrecked cabin for some time.

He was flown to Newcastle’s John Hunter Hospital suffering serious head injuries.

 

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