'Impatient' drivers close calls caught on truckie's dashcam

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A TRUCKIE has captured footage of a motorists very close call with an oncoming car.

Evan Griffiths sent a dash cam video to Big Rigs that shows a driver over take two b-doubles on the Newell Highway north of Narrabri yesterday at a bend and narrowly avoid a head-on collision.

"Lucky the oncoming car avoided and corrected to avoid a collision," Evan said.

This driver was just one of many Evan Griffiths watched taking risks on the roads.
This driver was just one of many Evan Griffiths watched taking risks on the roads.

"The Newell Highway has been like this for the last three weeks, with impatient drivers overtaking just myself in the trucks I drive.

"I have witnessed nine narrowly missed head-ons, all on my dashcam."

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