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14 June, 2020

Armaguard truck slides off the range

By Phil Brandel

There were some delays this morning on the Kuranda Range after an Armaguard truck slid into a ditch near the top of the range.

Emergency services were called to the Kennedy Highway just before 7.30am this morning.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesman said paramedics assessed two males, one in his 40s and one in his 50s, at the scene.

He said, "one of the men had suffered a leg injury and the other a hip injury".

“They both declined ambulance transport to the hospital,” he said.

The road was reopened to traffic just after 8.30 am, The damaged vehicle has since been towed away.

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