Emergency Services racing to reports of a cattle truck rollover.
Emergency Services racing to reports of a cattle truck rollover.

UPDATE: Road reopened to traffic, driver uninjured after truck rollover

UPDATE 2.50PM: THE Yuleba Taroom Rd is now reopened to traffic after a cattle truck rolled over north of Yuleba this morning. 

A Queensland Police Service spokesman said crews left the scene at 1.30pm and the SES are no longer controlling traffic. 

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman driver escaped uninjured after his cattle truck rolled over at about 8am this morning, 25 km north of Yuleba. 

It is presumed cattle have died during the accident but exact numbers could not be provided.

UPDATE 11AM: THE Queensland State Emergency Service are currently controlling the traffic after a cattle truck rolled over north of Yuleba this morning. 

 

A Queensland Police Service spokeswoman said the incident is ongoing as police are organising a tow truck to remove the cattle truck from the road. 

"It is a delayed process due to the location of the incident," the spokeswoman said. 

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said the truck driver escaped uninjured and didn't require any treatment. 

It is presumed cattle have died during the accident but exact numbers could not be provided at this stage. 

UPDATE 9.55AM: A DRIVER has escaped uninjured after a cattle truck rolled over north of Yuleba earlier this morning. 

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said crews arrived on scene a short time ago, assessed one patient who had no injuries and didn't require transportation to the nearest hospital.

A Queensland Police Service spokesman said police were most likely on scene but there was no update provided as of yet. 

Crews were alerted of a cattle truck rollover on the Yuleba Taroom Rd, 25 km north of Yuleba about 8am this morning. 

It is believed cattle are loose on the road. 

UPDATE 9.20AM: CREWS are still on their way to reports of a cattle truck rollover. 

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said crews have not arrived yet but reports state the driver has minor injuries. 

A Queensland Police Service spokesman said crews have not arrived yet but should do shortly. 

It is believed the incident occured on the Yuleba Taroom Rd, 25 km north of Yuleba. 

EARLIER: EMERGENCY services are currently racing to reports of a cattle truck rollover.

A Queensland Police spokesman confirmed reports of a cattle truck rollover, about 25 km north of Yuleba.

"Crews are on their way so we don't have much more information at this stage," the spokesman said.

More to come …


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