Lucky truckie escapes injuries during crash

Corangamite Shire councillor Simon Illingworth posted a video on social media on Friday, alerting the community to a truck crash at Scotts Creek on Thursday night.

Simpson Country Fire Authority captain Paul Parsell said the driver of a truck involved in a crash at Scotts Creek was “a very lucky man with a just few cuts”.

The crash happened at about 11pm on Thursday night and footage of the damaged truck, posted on Corangamite Shire councillor Simon Illingworth’s Facebook page, was shared by more than 420 people on Friday.

Mr Parsell said police and the Scotts Creek CFA brigade were already on the scene and the driver was already out of the truck when the two Simpson CFA units arrived.

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