Lucky escape for truck driver after oil truck sets alight
12 August 2017
An oil truck driver believed to be in his 40's, sustained minor injuries on the N3 between Mooi River and Nottingham road last night at approximately 22h00.
It is believed that the driver lost control of a sunflower oil truck and crashed into an open field.
At the time of their arrival, ER24 paramedics found the driver outside of the burning truck.
The man was treated for a wound to his hand and did not want to be transported to hospital.
All the details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.
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