A B-Double transport truck stuck in an embankment on the M1 heading south bound near the Ross Lane overpass.
A B-Double transport truck stuck in an embankment on the M1 heading south bound near the Ross Lane overpass. Goonellabah Fire Station

PHOTOS: Truck runs off highway, leaking fuel

NSW Fire & Rescue and the Rural Fire Service have deployed crews to a motor vehicle accident on the M1 heading southbound near Lennox Head.

A B-Double transport truck stuck in an embankment on the M1 heading south bound near the Ross Lane overpass.
A B-Double transport truck stuck in an embankment on the M1 heading south bound near the Ross Lane overpass. Goonellabah Fire Station

After a B-Double transport truck has gone off road into an embankment and is suspected of leaking fuel near the Ross Lane overpass.

A pumper and tanker from Ballina and a RFS unit arrived on the scene at 8:30am this morning.

A B-Double transport truck stuck in an embankment on the M1 heading south bound near the Ross Lane overpass.
A B-Double transport truck stuck in an embankment on the M1 heading south bound near the Ross Lane overpass. Goonellabah Fire Station

A Hazmat crew is on its way to help contain and clean up a diesel spill.

A male driver has been transported to Ballina hospital with minor injuries.


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