Mine trucker overcome by gas

 A mining truck driver was injured after he was overcome by gas fumes leaking from a fuel tank.

The driver collapsed on Mount Magnet road, in WA, according to The West.

The truckie reportedly managed to fully stop the ore truck and park it in a safe position before eventually losing consciousness around 80km from Geraldton.

Police arrived at the scene just before 9:30pm, after which the driver was taken hospital with minor injuries.

 

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