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Trailers engulfed in flames on Sturt highway

B-Double trailer catches fire
B-Double trailer catches fire

A DRIVER has had a rude start to the morning after discovering their trailer was engulfed in flames.  

Emergency services were on the Sturt Highway this morning at 5 am to find the first and second trailers of the tautliner alight.  

The driver managed to escape uninjured and with the cab unharmed.   

Slow traffic conditions are in place on the Sturt Highway near Yanco Weir Road for the salvage of the trailers.   

Traffic's taking it in turns to pass the incident.

ENGULFED: The first trailer was fully alight when emergency services arrived at the scene.
ENGULFED: The first trailer was fully alight when emergency services arrived at the scene. NSW Police Traffic and Highway Patrol

Topics:  emergency fire traffic

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