Power lines down - Riverhead
Police are advising motorists to avoid part of the
Coatesville-Riverhead Highway following a two vehicle
Police were notified of the collision, between
a car and truck, at around 9.20am.
There are no reports of
serious injuries, however there are some power lines down
and a section of the road is currently closed.
The road is
expected to be closed for a period of time while the scene
There are diversions in place around Princes
Street, however Police advise motorists to avoid the area if
Police thank motorists in advance for their
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