Cattle killed, driver hurt in truck crash

CATTLE have been killed and a truck driver is in hospital following a crash in country NSW.

A truck loaded with 63 head of cattle was headed for Coonamble, in the state's central west when it rolled late Tuesday.

The 49-year-old truck driver was treated at the scene for suspected broken ribs and taken to Dubbo Hospital in a stable condition.

About 40 cows were removed from the truck and secured in a nearby stock route paddock but 10 died in the crash.

Another 20 were being assessed by the cattle owner on Wednesday.


New Tourism Noosa CEO named

New Tourism Noosa CEO named

Extensive search for CEO leads to local leader

Clawing back Valley with scary help of 'crows'

Clawing back Valley with scary help of 'crows'

Mary Valley Scarecrow Festival

Come this way for First Nation festival of reconciliation

Come this way for First Nation festival of reconciliation

Booin Gari is on at Noosaville tomorrow

Local Partners