Truck crashes

A truck crashed on Taranaki's main route north this morning.
A truck crashed on Taranaki's main route north this morning.

A truck crashed on Taranaki's main route north yesterday morning.

The truck was travelling north on SH3 when it lost control, veered left off the road and rolled, sergeant Stephen Richardson said.

The crash happened near the Nelson St turn off to Waitara, just after 10am.

Police, fire and ambulance attended the scene and the male driver escaped with minor cuts and bruises.

There were short delays in traffic but the road was not closed.

Taranaki Daily News