Emergency Services, QFES, Fire, Fire truck, Fire & Rescue Photo Bev Lacey / The Chronicle
Emergency Services, QFES, Fire, Fire truck, Fire & Rescue Photo Bev Lacey / The Chronicle

Hwy lane remains closed after Mount Larcom truck crash

UPDATE 9.35AM: The southbound lane on the Bruce Highway near Mount Larcom remains closed after a truck crash early Wednesday morning. 

A Queensland Police Service spokeswoman said manual traffic lights were set up by Department of Transport and Main Roads. 

The latest update on Queensland Traffic at 9.18am states speeds have been reduced due to a damaged guardrail in the area. 

The site suggests delays are to be expected and drivers are urged to drive with caution. 

More to come. 

INITIAL 7.30AM: The southbound lane on the Bruce Highway is closed after a truck crashed near Mount Larcom State School on Wednesday morning.

Emergency services were called to Machine Creek at 4.50am after reports a truck a hit sign on the highway, and lost diesel fuel on the road.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said a guardrail had caused damage to the truck.

The QFES spokeswoman said the truck remained upright and had not tipped over.

A Queensland Police Service spokeswoman said the southbound lane would reopen soon.

The QPS spokeswoman said no one was injured in the crash.

More to come.