Man injured in single-vehicle accident with truck to Canberra

A man injured last night in a single-vehicle lorry accident in the Murrumbidgee area of ​​NSW was flown to Canberra Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

On Tuesday, January 11 at about 11:30 p.m., emergency services were called to the Sturt Highway at Darlington Point, approximately 100 miles northwest of Wagga Wagga, after a railcar carrying two empty trailers went off the roadway and collided with a tree.

Officers associated with the Murrumbidgee Police District attended the scene, alongside firefighters from Fire and Rescue NSW and NSW Rural Fire Service, as well as the NSW Volunteer Rescue Association.

The driver and sole occupant – a 30-year-old man – was freed from the power unit and treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being transported to Canberra Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. He remains in a stable condition.

An investigation is underway into the circumstances of the accident.

While the investigation continues, NSW Police are calling on anyone with information or dashcam footage of the incident to come forward.

Anyone with information about this incident is requested to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or Information is treated in the strictest confidence. The public is reminded not to report information through NSW Police Department social media pages.

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