Truck rolls onto roof, driver seriously injured

Photo / File / Greg Bowker
Photo / File / Greg Bowker

A truck driver suffered serious injuries when his vehicle rolled onto its roof at Taupo this morning.

The man was trapped for about half an hour after the crash on Tihoi Road, about 3km west of Tirohanga Rd, Taupo, about 7.50am.

The truck had rolled over down a small incline.

Police said the driver suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries and was flown to Waikato Hospital.


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