Truck fire and chemical spill shuts New England Highway, destroys vehicle

Eva Baxter
Updated January 30 2023 - 8:49am, first published January 29 2023 - 12:46pm
Crews cleaned up a chemical spill after a truck fire was contained. Pictures by Peter Hardin

Update 4pm

A TRUCK caught alight north of Bendemeer on Sunday morning, leaving the front of the vehicle and the first trailer destroyed.

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Eva Baxter

Eva Baxter


Eva is a Northern Daily Leader journalist based in Tamworth. She covers health, politics, energy, arts & entertainment, business, community, and a bit of everything else.

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