Busy afternoon for road crashes

July 21, 2023 9:01 am in by
Photo: SAPOL

Two drivers escaped with only minor injuries after separate road crashes yesterday in the Riverland.

Just after 4pm the driver of a car that rolled on the Karoonda Highway sustained only minor cuts after the incident at the intersection of the Karoonda Highway and Sandalwood Road.

While just prior to 4.30 yesterday afternoon, police and emergency services were called to the Sturt Highway at Monash after a truck tipped on its side.

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The driver was able get himself out of the cab and was taken to the Riverland general hospital for a precautionary assessment.

Traffic diversions were in place briefly, with the truck righted and towed after 8pm.