Truck and Train Collide At Scone Level Crossing

A man is in a critical condition


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A truck driver has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after his vehicle was hit by a coal train in Scone.

Fire and Rescue NSW said the collision happened at a level crossing on Turanville Road just after 7 am on Wednesday morning.

Truck and train collide at Scone level crossing

It’s reported that the tray and cabin sliced in half which trapped the 29-year-old driver, passerby’s managed to free the man from the wreckage.

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The driver was rushed to Scone Hospital after suffering head and chest injuries.

The man was later airlifted to John Hunter Hospital where he remains in a serious condition.

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29 September 2021

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