A woman's lucky to be alive after her ute crashed into the back of a truck on the M1 this morning.
The accident happened near Newport Road at Cooranbong.
Thankfully the driver escaped serious injury.
Her dog was also unharmed.
The b-double managed to continue on its way, while RFS and Fire and Rescue NSW crews cleaned up a large fluid spill.
(Photos: Morisset Fire and Rescue NSW)