Driver unhurt as log truck rolls

A LOG truck rolled over near Nelson on Monday night, blocking Portland-Nelson Road until early yesterday morning.

Portland police said the truck’s second trailer overturned and lost its load about nine kilometres from Nelson on Monday at 11pm. 

The road was cleared about 5.15am after heavy haulage was brought in to move the trailer.

There were no injuries to the driver.

Police are investigating the cause.

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