Truck driver dies after fuel tanker rolls in the NT

The Territory road toll has risen to 19 following the death of a male truck driver on the Maryvale Rd between Titjikala and Alice Springs Sunday morning.  

Early investigations indicate the diesel fuel tanker rolled after failing to negotiate a corner about 9.30am. The 53-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.  

The road toll is now the same as this time last year.  

Topics:  accident crash northern territory

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