A semi-trailer has fallen on its side at the Gladstone-Benaraby Rd roundabout near Boyne Island.
A semi-trailer has fallen on its side at the Gladstone-Benaraby Rd roundabout near Boyne Island. Brandon Graham

UPDATE: Traffic control in place after truck roll over

UPDATE: 5.10pm: Traffic control is in place at Gladstone-Benaraby Road following a truck rollover at about 12pm.

UPDATE 2:30PM: The southbound lane just after the Boyne Island roundabout at Gladstone-Benaraby Road will remain closed for another few hours.

A QPS spokeswoman said the trucking company is currently organising to have its truck removed from the road.

Police are still on the scene to direct traffic.

Truck roll over near Boyne Island:

EARLIER: A TRUCK has rolled over on its side at the Gladstone-Benaraby Rd roundabout near Boyne Island.

The incident was reported to police about 12pm.

The truck is blocking access to Benaraby in the southbound lane.

ROLL OVER: Commuters captures images of a B-double roll over at the Gladstone Benaraby Rd roundabout.
ROLL OVER: Commuters captures images of a B-double roll over at the Gladstone Benaraby Rd roundabout.

Reports suggest the truck was carrying scrap metal.

A QPS spokesman said fuel is leaking from the truck and the driver managed to escape.

More to come.