A Wickham Freightlines truck ran off the road and smashed into a paddock overnight.
A Wickham Freightlines truck ran off the road and smashed into a paddock overnight. Ben Rogers

UPDATE: Crash truck driver suffered 'bowel obstruction'

UPDATE: A TRUCK driver involved in an early morning crash in Warwick reportedly suffered a bowel obstruction and passed out at the wheel.

The man in his 50s remains in Toowoomba Hospital.

 

The Wickham Freightlines truck sustained significant damage in the crash.
The Wickham Freightlines truck sustained significant damage in the crash. Ben Rogers

8.30AM: A TRUCK driver has had a lucky escape after running off the road and ploughing into a paddock in Warwick overnight.

The Wickham Freightlines truck ran off the road and came to rest in a paddock on the corner of Bracker Rd and the New England Hwy at 1am.

The truck reportedly ploughed through a fence and timber stockyards, taking out at least one tree and narrowly missing a horse in the paddock.

The driver, a man in his 50's, was taken to Warwick Hospital with minor injuries.


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