Truck Driver Charged With Additional Offences

Following Major Crash In January

Truck Driver Charged With Additional Offences

The truck driver allegedly responsible for a fatal seven vehicle crash in Dubbo earlier this year, has been charged with seven additional offences in Dubbo Local Court.

On January 16th 2018 a semi-trailer collided with four cars, a B-double and a ute on the Newell Highway killing two people and injuring eleven.

Police allege the southbound semi-trailer hit the other vehicles from behind while they were stopped at roadworks.

Robert Crockford appeared in Dubbo Local Court yesterday via audio-visual link from Long Bay Gaol. The Queensland truck driver has now been charged with 17 offences in relation to the crash.

Matters have been adjourned for May 9.

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