Unlicensed driver crashed into a tree at Tiatukia

June 21, 2024 11:12 am in by

A man allegedly tested positive for meth and cannabis after crashing into a tree on the Lincoln Highway at Tiatukia yesterday, 20 June.

Emergency services were called to the scene around 8:30 am on Thursday when the car towing a trailer lost control and crashed.

Police say the trailer was poorly loaded, which contributed to the collision.

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The 33-year-old driver from Grange and his passenger, a 41-year-old woman from Osborne, were uninjured.

The driver has been issued with an expiation notice for driving unlicensed, failing to maintain effective control, and having an insecure load.